veejay

noun
vee·​jay | \ ˈvē-ˌjā How to pronounce veejay (audio) \

Definition of veejay

: an announcer of a program (as on television) that features music videos

Examples of veejay in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Nick first met Vanessa on the set of MTV's TRL, when Vanessa was a veejay on the long-running show. Amy Mackelden, PEOPLE.com, 26 July 2022 Adam Curry Ex-MTV veejay, wealthy Internet entrepreneur (live.curry.com). Chris Baker, WIRED, 1 May 2002

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First Known Use of veejay

circa 1981, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for veejay

video jockey, after deejay

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8 Aug 2022

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“Veejay.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/veejay. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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veejay

noun
vee·​jay | \ ˈvē-ˌjā How to pronounce veejay (audio) \

Kids Definition of veejay

: an announcer of a program (as on television) that features music videos

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