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Definition of jock noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    jock

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//dʒɒk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//dʒɑːk//
     
     
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  1. 1(North American English) a man or boy who plays a lot of sport Her boyfriend’s a handsome jock, all brawn, no brains—you know the type.
  2. 2(North American English) a person who likes a particular activity a computer jock
  3. 3= disc jockey compare shock jock
  4. Word Originsenses 2 to 3 late 18th cent. (denoting a rider in horse races): abbreviation.

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