Johnson

Primary Meanings of Johnson

1.
n
36th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Kennedy when Kennedy was assassinated (1908-1973)
2.
n
17th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Lincoln when Lincoln was assassinated; was impeached but acquitted by one vote (1808-1875)
3.
n
English writer and lexicographer (1709-1784)
Full Definitions of Johnson
1

n 36th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Kennedy when Kennedy was assassinated (1908-1973)

Synonyms:
LBJ, Lyndon Baines Johnson, Lyndon Johnson, President Johnson, President Lyndon Johnson
Example of:
Chief Executive, President, President of the United States, United States President
the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government
2

n 17th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Lincoln when Lincoln was assassinated; was impeached but acquitted by one vote (1808-1875)

Synonyms:
Andrew Johnson, President Andrew Johnson, President Johnson
Example of:
Chief Executive, President, President of the United States, United States President
the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government
3

n English writer and lexicographer (1709-1784)

Synonyms:
Dr. Johnson, Samuel Johnson
Example of:
lexicographer, lexicologist
a compiler or writer of a dictionary; a student of the lexical component of language
author, writer
writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)

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