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 (jŏn′sən) Vulgar Slang
The penis.

[From the name Johnson.]
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1. (Biography) Amy 1903–41, British aviator, who made several record flights, including those to Australia (1930) and to Cape Town and back (1936)
2. (Biography) Andrew 1808–75, US Democrat statesman who was elected vice president under the Republican Abraham Lincoln; 17th president of the US (1865–69), became president after Lincoln's assassination. His lenience towards the South after the American Civil War led to strong opposition from radical Republicans, who tried to impeach him
3. (Biography) (Alexander) Boris (de Pfeffel). born 1964, British Conservative politician; mayor of London from 2008
4. (Biography) Earvin (ˈɜːvɪn), known as Magic. born 1959, US basketball player
5. (Biography) Eyvind (ˈevɪnt). 1900–76, Swedish novelist and writer, whose novels include the Krilon trilogy (1941–43): joint winner of the Nobel prize for literature 1974
6. (Biography) Jack 1878–1946, US boxer; world heavyweight champion (1908–15)
7. (Biography) Lionel (Pigot) 1867–1902, British poet and critic, best known for his poems "Dark Angel" and "By the Statue of King Charles at Charing Cross"
8. (Biography) Lyndon Baines known as LBJ. 1908–73, US Democrat statesman; 36th president of the US (1963–69). His administration carried the Civil Rights Acts of 1964 and 1965, but he lost popularity by increasing US involvement in the Vietnam war
9. (Biography) Martin. born 1970, English Rugby Union footballer; captain of the England team that won the World Cup in 2003.
10. (Biography) Michael (Duane) born 1967, US athlete: world (1995) and Olympic (1996) 200- and 400-metre gold medallist
11. (Biography) Philip (Cortelyou). 1906–2005, US architect and writer; his buildings include the New York State Theater (1964) and the American Telephone and Telegraph building (1978–83), both in New York
12. (Biography) Robert ?1898–1937, US blues singer and guitarist
13. (Biography) Samuel known as Dr. Johnson. 1709–84, British lexicographer, critic, and conversationalist, whose greatest works are his Dictionary (1755), his edition of Shakespeare (1765), and his Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets (1779–81). His fame, however, rests as much on Boswell's biography of him as on his literary output
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(ˈdʒɒn sən)

1. Andrew, 1808–75, 17th president of the U.S. 1865–69.
2. Ey•vind (ˈeɪ vɪn) 1900–76, Swedish writer: Nobel prize 1974.
3. James Price, 1891–1955, U.S. pianist and jazz composer.
4. Lyndon Baines, 1908–73, 36th president of the U.S. 1963–69.
5. Philip C(ortelyou), born 1906, U.S. architect.
6. Richard Mentor, 1780–1850, vice president of the U.S. 1837–41.
7. Samuel ( “Dr. Johnson” ), 1709–84, English lexicographer and writer.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Johnson - English writer and lexicographer (1709-1784)Johnson - English writer and lexicographer (1709-1784)
2.Johnson - 36th President of the United StatesJohnson - 36th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Kennedy when Kennedy was assassinated (1908-1973)
3.Johnson - 17th President of the United StatesJohnson - 17th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Lincoln when Lincoln was assassinated; was impeached but acquitted by one vote (1808-1875)
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n (US sl: = penis) → Schwanz m (sl)
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Cramlington Corinthians' team of Alastair Johnson, Robert Swinburn and Joe Swinburn gained their first win of the season by defeating fellow strugglers Ouston B 7-3 to move out of the relegation places.
Benjamin Baldi, Amanda Benson, Kyle Donaldson, Adam Esteves, Erin Fleming, Kalie Flibbert, Anthony Himmelberger, Kyle Johnson, Robert McGrath, Katherine McKeon, Timothy Mercier, Breanna Morrow, Leah O'Connell, Madison Phillips, Allison Pichierri, Nicole Putnam, Katelynn Rizzuto, Joseph Swalec and Trekel Walker.
Lawson, starring Van Johnson, Robert Walker, Phyllis Thaxter, and Spencer Tracy, 1942, 138 minutes, black and white, not rated.
Back row (from left): Paul Hertzberg, Chas Ponsford, Daryl Brook, Mark Turner, Terry Johnson, Robert Wright, Steve Booth, Paul Livesey, Clifford Oldroyd (life vice-president), Mel Booth, Ian Wood, Donald Ellis, Laurence Heap (umpire and former player); Front row: John Roberts, Dave Booth, James Noble (1st XI captain), Mark Guymer, Anthony Coldwell, Andy Clayton, Tony Marsh, Nicky Brook, Steve Wadsworth, Ian Bray and Richard Pearson.
Having been rejected by Lester Piggott, Pat Eddery and Ernie Johnson, Robert Sangster's colt was partnered at Epsom by US legend Willie Shoemaker, whose first British ride looked set to be a winning one until his mount drifted off the rail close home, presenting Shirley Heights with a dream passage.
Judges: Beverly Johnson, Robert Verdi, Scan Patterson.
This year's winners include Seymour Gaer, Joseph Hatchett, William Hoeveler, John Johnson, Robert Josefsberg, Gerald Kogan, Albert Krieger, Janet Reno, Johnnie Ridgely, Chesterfield Smith, Robert Traurig, and Burton Young.
Glen Johnson, Robert Huth, Wayne Bridge and Carlton Cole will all start against Huddersfield today as Mourinho rests John Terry, Frank Lampard, Asier Del Horno, William Gal las and Hernan Crespo.
Clemons, Marvin Childers, Will Bond, Chris Thomason, Doug Matayo, Mark Pate, Chris Thyer, Michael Lamoureux, Bruce Maloch, Rick Green, David Johnson, Robert Thompson, J.R.
Gwen Johnson, Jack Elam, Franco Corelli, Bryan Gaston, Andrew Taxdal, Kyle Weech, Penny Singleton, Oscar Johnson, Robert Y.
Upon moving to the United States, Leyva began working with several famous architects such as Philip Johnson, Robert A.M.
Dereliction of Duty: Lyndon Johnson, Robert McNamara, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Lies that Led to Vietnam, by H.R.