average joe


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average joe

n.
An ordinary person, especially a man: "In these films the art community is a netherworld aggressively hostile to those average joes ... who are not of it" (Carrie Rickey).
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If any other less well-off business or your average Joe Bloggs with a mortgage got into trouble they would just let them go bust.
The new series include original shows EXTREME DODGEBALL and VEGAS WEDDINGS UNVEILED, in addition to newly acquired DOG EAT DOG, STREET SMARTS, AVERAGE JOE and STAR SEARCH.
Hatchett said: "I'm just an average Joe trying to support my family.
When you and I and the average Joe on the street think about polygamy, it's usually what we've read about it - the compounds beyond city limits, the child brides, women being kept in a cultish fashion,'' says Paxton.
NBC's Joe Millionaire came in second with 22% of the votes -- FOX's Average Joe was third with 12%
Digital cameras have enabled the average Joe to make a spectacular photograph and when a person makes a spectacular photograph they want it on their walls and, with the growth in high-speed Internet access, they can order a print with one or two clicks of their mouse," said Keeney.
Jay just received the boot from Melana Scantlin on NBC's newest primetime reality hit series "The Average Joe.
I have a belief that the best way to see the gap between a pro athlete and an average Joe is to watch the athlete when he's just screwing around.
McEachin's never thought of himself as anything but an average Joe just doing the job his country needed him to do more than 50 years ago in Korea.
8 billion, the latest findings from Birmingham Midshires 'Not so average Joe campaign' reveal that as many as 40 per cent of twenty-some things planning to buy a property in 2007 will do so as an investment, as will one in four single parents.
If your Valentine's Day gifts tend to be more Average Joe than romantic hero, there's still a gift that will make your wife or girlfriend swoon over you this Valentine's Day -- diamonds.
Because if the average Joe becomes affluent, the ground will be swept from under their feet.