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ˈdʒɒn stən, -sənJohn·ston

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Johnston, J. E. Johnston, Joseph Eggleston Johnstonnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. Johnstonnoun

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

  2. Johnstonnoun

    An English surname, variant of Johnson.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Johnston in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Johnston in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Johnston in a Sentence

  1. Timothy Hutton:

    For the past two-and-a-half years, I have been the target of multiple extortion attempts by a woman named Sera Dale Johnston to extract millions of dollars from me. She threatened that if I did not meet her demands, she would go to the press with a false allegation that I sexually assaulted her 37 years ago in Canada. I never assaulted Ms. Johnston.

  2. 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.

  3. Carole Scofield:

    Carole Scofield told the news station Carole Scofield thinks this is the second time this same bear has broken into their home looking for food. The first time it broke down their front door. In total, the couple said they have had trouble with bears on six different occasions during the 20 years they’ve lived in South Lake Tahoe. Lesa Johnston, with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, told KOLO8 that bears normally rummage through trash cans in search of food, but they're also known to look elsewhere. At some point in the bears' life, they gain some type of food reward by breaking in a cabin or a home, so they remember that, so the behavior is likely to be repeated, Lesa Johnston said. We are very lucky, both major break-ins, we were very lucky. I know a lot of people have not been. It has been very, very costly.

  4. Tiffani Johnston:

    Graeme Jennings/Pool via AP left Graeme Jennings/Pool via AP hand on the middle of my thigh until I physically removed it, the only reason Dan Snyder removed Dan Snyder hand from my back and stopped pushing me towards Dan Snyder limo was because Dan Snyder attorney intervened and said, ‘ Dan Snyder, Dan Snyder, this is a bad idea. ’ ... I learned that I should remove Tiffani Johnston from Dan's grip while Dan Snyder attorney was distracting him.

  5. Johnston Press:

    A significant number of employees are expected to move across to Johnston Press ....

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