Joe Six-Pack


: an ordinary man
specifically : a blue-collar worker

Word History


from the stereotype of a six-pack of beer as a workingman's drink

First Known Use

1973, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Joe Six-Pack was in 1973

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Cite this Entry

“Joe Six-Pack.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

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