John Doe

noun
\ˈjän-ˈdō \

Definition of John Doe 

1 : a party to legal proceedings whose true name is unknown

2 : an average man

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to John Doe the most important issues in any election are usually those that affect his wallet

First Known Use of John Doe

circa 1659, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of John Doe was circa 1659

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John Doe

noun
\ˈjän-ˈdō \

Legal Definition of John Doe 

: a party to legal proceedings (as a suspect) whose true name is unknown or withheld — compare jane roe, richard roe

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