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Johnny

[jon-ee] /ˈdʒɒn i/
noun, plural Johnnies for 1–3.
1.
(sometimes lowercase) a familiar term of address for a man or boy.
2.
(sometimes lowercase) Slang. a short, collarless gown that is fastened in back and is worn by hospital patients, persons being examined in a doctor's office, etc.
3.
(lowercase) Slang. toilet; bathroom.
4.
a male given name, form of John.
Also, Johnnie.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75; John + -y2
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British Dictionary definitions for johnnie

johnny

/ˈdʒɒnɪ/
noun (Brit) (pl) -nies
1.
(often capital) (informal) a man or boy; chap
2.
a slang word for condom
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johnnie in Medicine

johnny john·ny (jŏn'ē)
n.
A loose short-sleeved gown opening in the back, worn by patients undergoing medical treatment or examination.

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Slang definitions & phrases for johnnie

Johnny

noun

Any man; joe, john •Chiefly British: The big johnny came over to talk (1673+)

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