Definition of Joe Blow in US English:

Joe Blow


North American
  • A name for a hypothetical average man.

    British term Joe Bloggs
    • ‘I'd worry about some Joe Blow writing in some local newspaper here or there.’
    • ‘While any Joe Blow can install a 200CFM screamer fan in his rig, his cooling may be good but his hearing won't be after a while.’
    • ‘Those climbers get little recognition, while any Joe Blow who paid his way onto a guided ascent of Everest appears on talk shows.’
    • ‘But I wouldn't go with any Joe Blow who's holding a camera.’


Joe Blow

/ˌjō ˈblō/