Meaning of joe


Pronunciation: ( jō), [key]
— n. Scot.
  1. jo.


Pronunciation: ( jō), [key]
— n. Slang.
  1. coffee.


Pronunciation: ( jō), [key]
— n.
  1. (sometimes l.c.)fellow; guy: the average Joe who works for a living.
  2. a personification of a typical, often unprepossessing representative of an occupation, personality trait, state of being, etc., that is expressed, sometimes metonymically, as a mock surname: Joe Lunchbucket working hard at some factory and paying his taxes year after year; political con artists relying on the gullibility of Joe Schmo.
  3. a male given name, form of
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