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Tom, Dick, and Harry

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Pronunciation: /tɒmdɪk(ə)ndˈhari
 
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(also Tom, Dick, or Harry)

noun

  • Used to refer to ordinary people in general: he didn’t want every Tom, Dick, and Harry knowing their business
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    • Every Tom, Dick, and Harry wanted to be getting revenge and getting paid to do it and presently Australia was the place to be to do it.
    • He asserted that the proposed partnership ‘was an entirely different kettle of fish to marriage’, and expressed fears that it might allow any ‘Tom, Dick, or Harry’ to join the Union.
    • As I write this, the husband is clicking his way through a number of sites reading every Tom, Dick, and Harry's experience and evaluation of the aforementioned toaster.

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