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Joneses

[ john-ziz ]
/ ˈdʒoʊn zɪz /
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plural noun
one's neighbors, friends, business associates, etc.: Keeping up with the Joneses has put him in debt.
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Origin of Joneses

First recorded in 1925–30
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