Definition of "jones" []

  • Heroin. (noun)
  • An addiction or craving. (noun)
  • To have an eager or intense desire: was jonesing for caffeine. (verb-intransitive)
  • Carwyn (Howell). born 1967, Welsh Labour politician; first minister of Wales from 2009 (noun)

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  • Daniel. 1881–1967, British phonetician (noun)
  • Daniel. 1912–93, Welsh composer. He wrote nine symphonies and much chamber music (noun)
  • David. 1895–1974, British artist and writer: his literary works, which combine poetry and prose, include In Parenthesis (1937), an account of World War I, and The Anathemata (1952) (noun)
  • Digby (Marritt). Baron. born 1956, British businessman and politician; director-general of the Confederation of British Industry (2000–06); Minister of State for Trade and Investment (2007–08) (noun)
  • Inigo (ˈɪnɪɡəʊ). 1573–1652, English architect and theatrical designer, who introduced Palladianism to England. His buildings include the Banqueting Hall of Whitehall. He also designed the settings for court masques, being the first to use the proscenium arch and movable scenery in England (noun)
  • John Paul, original name John Paul. 1747–92, US naval commander, born in Scotland: noted for his part in the War of American Independence (noun)
  • (Everett) Le Roi (ˈliːrɔɪ), Muslim name Imanu Amìri Baraka. born 1934, US Black poet, dramatist, and political figure (noun)
  • Quincy. born 1933, US composer, arranger, conductor, record producer, and trumpeter, noted esp for his film scores and his collaborations in the recording studio with Michael Jackson (noun)
  • Robert Tyre, known as Bobby Jones. 1902–71, US golfer: won a unique 'grand slam' in 1930 of US Open, US Amateur, British Open, and British Amateur championships (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "jones" in a sentence
  • "January 17th, 2009 at 8: 44 pm strasmangelo jones is correct. calypgian is either illiterate or dishones. beat you chest a little harer, dude."
  • "Yes republican are evil what fact presented about van jones is hateful his remark about white people poisoning colored communities? isn't that racist or only those evil devil worshipping republicans are racists. stop playing your race cards only you believe it. you guys are so full of hate and bitterness its truely sad you can't think for yourself."
  • "Yes | No | Report from marlin jones wrote 48 weeks 2 days ago"