Examples from the Web for joan
Estee Lauder has not crumbled to dust because the perfect brown face of Joan Smalls represents it.One Vogue Cover Doesn’t Solve Fashion’s Big Race Problem|Danielle Belton|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Someone recently sent me an old Joan Didion essay on self-respect that appeared in Vogue.Daphne Merkin on Lena Dunham, Book Criticism, and Self-Examination|Mindy Farabee|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We see photographs of him with his arm around Joan Jett, two punks mugging for the camera.‘All Good Cretins Go to Heaven’: Dee Dee Ramone’s Twisted Punk Paintings|Melissa Leon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One understood why Joan Fontaine stayed with him no matter what.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I first read Joan Didion in my early 20s, and that totally changed everything.Meghan Daum On Tackling The Unspeakable Parts Of Life|David Yaffe|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And Lady Joan soon found that she was not in a set that troubled itself much about the suffering poor.At The Relton Arms|Evelyn Sharp
The distress in Joan's face was like that which one sees in the face of a dumb animal that has received a mortal hurt.
Joan was not one to invite a warm affection in another woman at the outset.The Imaginary Marriage|Henry St. John Cooper
When she stood before others, they saw Joan of Arc, but he saw France.
Joan had never seen him appear like this, and she shrank as from another and forbidding side of the man.The Border Legion|Zane Grey
British Dictionary definitions for joan
Word Origin and History for joan
fem. proper name, originally Joanna, fem. of Johannes (see John). Often 17c.-18c. used as a generic name for a female rustic. Among U.S. births, a top 10 name for girls born between 1930 and 1937.