John Hancock

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noun John Han·cock \ˈjän-ˈhan-ˌkäk\

Definition of John Hancock

  1. :  an autograph signature

Examples of john hancock in a sentence

  1. <let me just scribble my John Hancock on the bottom of the form>

Origin and Etymology of john hancock

John Hancock; from the prominence of his signature on the Declaration of Independence


First Known Use: 1903


JOHN HANCOCK Defined for English Language Learners

John Hancock

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noun John Han·cock \ˈjän-ˈhan-ˌkäk\

Definition of John Hancock for English Language Learners

  • : a person's signature



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