Main definitions of Ford, John in US English:

: Ford, John1Ford, John2

Ford, John1

proper noun

  • (1586–c.1639), English playwright. His plays, which include 'Tis Pity She's a Whore (1633) and The Broken Heart (1633), explore human delusion, melancholy, and horror.

Pronunciation

Ford, John

/fɔrd//fôrd/

Main definitions of Ford, John in US English:

: Ford, John1Ford, John2

Ford, John2

proper noun

  • (1895–1973), US movie director; born Sean Aloysius O'Feeney. He is chiefly known for his westerns, several of which starred John Wayne, including Stagecoach (1939) and She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949). Other notable movies include The Grapes of Wrath (1940).

Pronunciation

Ford, John

/fɔrd//fôrd/