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rock jock

Syllabification: rock jock

Definition of rock jock in English:

noun

informal
1A mountaineer.
Example sentences
  • Yet its $12.95-an-issue price makes it an extravagant indulgence for the average rock jock - and, with just over 5,000 subscribers, it has yet to be profitable.
  • Here's a rundown of the basic building blocks you'll need, some pointers you'll want to keep in mind, and a few resources that will get you on your way to becoming an around-the-clock rock jock.
  • He and several buddies pulled off multiple single-day ascents of Yosemite routes that most rock jocks complete in three to five days.
2A disc jockey who plays rock music.

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