shock jock


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shock jock

n. Informal
A host of a shock radio program.

[shock (radio) + (disc) jock(ey).]

shock jock

n
(Broadcasting) informal a radio disc jockey who is deliberately controversial or provocative

shock′ jock`


n.
a radio disc jockey who features offensive or controversial material.
[1985–90, Amer.]
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