Definition of John Q. Public in English:
North American term for Joe Public.
- That doesn't mean the ideas involved are at the top of John Q. Public's mind, but it seems to me that what we learn in school shouldn't be totally forgotten.
- This cartoon used two of Bill Sanders' favorite characters, John Q. Public and a fast-talking salesman in a plaid sports coat.
Definition of John Q. Public in:
- US English dictionary