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Definitions of jones

  1.   United States golfer 1902 1971
  2.   United States railroad engineer who died trying to stop his train from crashing into another train a friend wrote The Ballad of Casey Jones' about the incident 1864 1900
  3.   English phonetician 1881 1967
  4.   one of the first great English architects and a theater designer 1573 1652
  5.   American naval commander in the War of Independence 1747 1792
  6.   United States labor leader born in Ireland who helped to found the Industrial Workers of the World 1830 1930
  7.   American naval commander in the American Revolution 1747 1792
  8.   United States railroad engineer who died trying to stop his train from crashing into another train a friend wrote a famous ballad describing the incident 1864 1900

Usage examples for jones

  1. There were a few like Mr Bill Jones who at first refused to fall in with the plans of those who had at heart the welfare of the old town – Janice Day by Helen Beecher Long
  2. And I knew Farmer Jones because of his Bull – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  3. In this state of affairs Paul Jones proved a very useful man – Paul Jones by Hutchins Hapgood
  4. “ Mr Jones took a long breath – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  5. If I had a father like Dan Jones I never could look anybody in the face – The Lost Kitty by Harriette Newell Woods Baker (AKA Aunt Hattie)