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disc jockey

Syllabification: disc jock·ey
(also disk jockey)

Definition of disc jockey in English:

noun

A person who introduces and plays recorded popular music, especially on radio or at a disco.
Example sentences
  • There is a bar, Chinese lanterns, and a hired disc jockey spinning popular records.
  • Born in Texas, Johnny became a radio disc jockey at 14 and formed his own band not long afterwards.
  • The reel also featured a disc jockey from a local radio station talking about how cold it was that morning.

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