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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Origin of deejay
First recorded in 1940–45; pronunciation of initials D.J.
Words nearby deejay
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Example sentences from the Web for deejay
It was a typical day: Amber lined up her digital music with the deejay, then primped in a red-curtained back room.Best Career Arc Ever: From Burlesque To Bartending|Anne Berry|September 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It's always been a dream of mine to deejay in these venues, but you have to be legitimate.
British Dictionary definitions for deejay
/ (ˈdiːˌdʒeɪ) /
an informal name for disc jockey
Word Origin for deejay
C20: from the initials DJ
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