Definition of Jockey. Meaning of Jockey. Synonyms of Jockey

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Definition of Jockey

Jockey
Jockey Jock"ey, n.; pl. Jockeys. [Dim. of Jack, Scot. Jock; orig., a boy who rides horses. See 2d Jack.] 1. A professional rider of horses in races. --Addison. 2. A dealer in horses; a horse trader. --Macaulay. 3. A cheat; one given to sharp practice in trade.
Jockey
Jockey Jock"ey, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Jockeyed; p. pr. & vb. n. Jockeying.] 1. `` To jostle by riding against one.' --Johnson. 2. To play the jockey toward; to cheat; to trick; to impose upon in trade; as, to jockey a customer.
Jockey
Jockey Jock"ey, v. i. To play or act the jockey; to cheat.

Meaning of Jockey from wikipedia

- A jockey is someone who rides horses in horse racing or steeplechase racing, primarily as a profession. The word also applies to camel riders in camel...
- A disc jockey, more commonly abbreviated as DJ, is a person who plays recorded music for an audience. Types of DJs include radio DJs (who host programs...
- A video jockey (abbreviated VJ or sometimes veejay) is an announcer who introduces music videos and live performances on commercial music television channels...
- A lawn jockey is a statue depicting a man in jockey clothes, intended to be placed in front yards as hitching posts, similar to those of footmen bearing...
- Wisconsin. Jockey is known for having invented the first men's Y-Front brief in 1934. Jockey is a recognized trademark in 120 countries. Jockey was originally...
- Greyhound jockeys or monkey jockeys were capuchin monkeys trained to ride racing dogs for sport over a 500-metre (0.31 mi) course. The use of monkeys...
- The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) is one of the oldest institutions in Hong Kong, having been founded in 1884. In 1959, it was granted a Royal Charter and...
- ****stan as a radio jockey. Radio personalities who introduce and play individual selections of recorded music are known as disc jockeys or "DJs" for short...
- Look up jockey in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A jockey is a professional horse racer. Jockey may also refer to: Disc jockey (or a DJ or deejay), a...
- equestrian performance sport, typically involving two or more horses ridden by jockeys (or sometimes driven without riders) over a set distance for competition...