Jones, Mother Jones, Mary Harris Jones(noun)
United States labor leader (born in Ireland) who helped to found the Industrial Workers of the World (1830-1930)
Jones, Casey Jones, John Luther Jones(noun)
United States railroad engineer who died trying to stop his train from crashing into another train; a friend wrote a famous ballad describing the incident (1864-1900)
Jones, Bobby Jones, Robert Tyre Jones(noun)
United States golfer (1902-1971)
Jones, John Paul Jones(noun)
American naval commander in the American Revolution (1747-1792)
Jones, Inigo Jones(noun)
one of the first great English architects and a theater designer (1573-1652)
Jones, Daniel Jones(noun)
English phonetician (1881-1967)
derived from the given name John.
An addiction or intense craving.
Iu2019ve got a basketball jones!
Have an intense craving.
Iu2019m jonesing for some basketball.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'jones' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2174
The numerical value of jones in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of jones in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
What do you gargle with? Pebbles? (to singer Tom Jones after a 1969 Royal Variety performance)
Journalism largely consists of saying 'Lord Jones is Dead' to people who never knew that Lord Jones was alive.
We like to describe him as the Christian Indiana Jones. He risks his life on a daily basis for the help of the Colombian people.
The Dow Jones is such a backwards-looking list, I cringed when Intel and Microsoft were added, i'm cringing today. Let's hope Apple can defy the forces of history.
He held Ms. Jones' hand and told her that he can't imagine the pain of losing a child, he also said they're looking at every part of the case to see if there was anything that they could do.
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