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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Rebel, Reb, Johnny Reb, Johnny, greybacknoun

    `Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; `greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms

Wiktionary

  1. Johnnynoun

    A jack (the playing card)

  2. Johnnynoun

    A nickname for Confederate soldiers, used by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War (1861-1865).

    Willie Cox said they found him in the barn, shot bang through the head, and the young English johnny who'd been on the station learning farming - disappeared. - "Millie", 1913 short story by Katherine Mansfield

  3. johnnynoun

    A condom.

  4. johnnynoun

    An inexperienced new worker, usually an immigrant.

    Willie Cox said they found him in the barn, shot bang through the head, and the young English johnny who'd been on the station learning farming - disappeared. - "Millie", 1913 short story by Katherine Mansfield

  5. johnnynoun

    A gown with a back opening closed with snaps or ties, worn by hospital patients.

    Synonyms: hospital gown; patient gown

  6. Johnnynoun

    A diminutive of the male given name John.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Johnnynoun

    a familiar diminutive of John

  2. Johnnynoun

    a sculpin

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Johnny' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3602

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Johnny in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Johnny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Johnny in a Sentence

  1. Sashi Brown:

    Johnny's continual involvement in incidents that run counter to those expectations undermines the hard work of his teammates and the reputation of our organization. His status with our team will be addressed when permitted by league rules.

  2. Johnny Wowk:

    Think twice before you eat rice because arsenic is not nice. -Johnny The Walker

  3. Johnny Wowk:

    The last thousand miles you walk will hurt the most -Johnny The Walker

  4. Johnny Wowk:

    The first ten thousand miles is the hardest to walk. -Johnny The Walker

  5. Johnny Wowk:

    Walking 20 miles a day keeps the Witch Doctor away. -Johnny The Walker

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    not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy; impenetrable to sight
    • A. opaque
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