deejay

[ dee-jey ]
/ ˈdiˌdʒeɪ /

noun Informal.


Nearby words

  1. dee,
  2. dee, john,
  3. deed,
  4. deed box,
  5. deed poll,
  6. deek,
  7. deelie,
  8. deely boppers,
  9. deely-bobber,
  10. deem

Origin of deejay

First recorded in 1940–45; pronunciation of initials D.J.

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British Dictionary definitions for deejay

deejay

/ (ˈdiːˌdʒeɪ) /

noun

an informal name for disc jockey

Word Origin for deejay

C20: from the initials DJ

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