Definitions for johnstonˈdʒɒn stən, -sən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Johnston, J. E. Johnston, Joseph Eggleston Johnston(noun)

    Confederate general in the American Civil War; led the Confederate troops in the West (1807-1891)

Wiktionary

  1. Johnston(ProperNoun)

    A Scottish habitational surname from a place in Dumfriesshire, meaning "John's town".

  2. Johnston(ProperNoun)

    An English surname, variant of Johnson.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bob Dylan:

    All I know is that I was out recording one day, and Tom had always been there -- I had no reason to think he wasn't going to be there -- and I looked up one day and Bob Johnston was there.

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