disc jockey

noun

Definition of disc jockey

  1. :  an announcer of a radio show of popular recorded music; also :  one who plays recorded music for dancing at a nightclub or party

1940

First Known Use of disc jockey

1940

Variants of disc jockey


DISC JOCKEY Defined for English Language Learners

disc jockey

noun

Definition of disc jockey for English Language Learners

  • : a person who plays recorded music on the radio or at a party or nightclub


DISC JOCKEY Defined for Kids

disc jockey

noun

Definition of disc jockey for Students

  1. :  someone who plays recorded music on the radio or at a party



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