Definition of Jockeys. Meaning of Jockeys. Synonyms of Jockeys

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Definition of Jockeys

Jockeys
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, 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 Jockeys from wikipedia

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- of lawn jockeys Newspaper article about the children's book author who wrote about the origin of lawn jockeys The Secret Life of the Black Lawn Jockey...
- A video jockey (abbreviated VJ or sometimes veejay) is an announcer who introduces music videos and live performances on commercial music television channels...
- broadcast jockeys to become national stars, there has been a recent rise in the number of famous Korean idols and celebrities becoming broadcast jockeys either...
- A robot jockey is commonly used in camel racing as a replacement for human jockeys. Developed in 2004, the robotic jockeys are slowly phasing out the use...
- Sudan for use as jockeys for camel racing industry in Arab States of the Persian Gulf. Estimates range of 5,000 – 40,000 child camel jockeys in the Persian...
- jockeys or monkey jockeys were capuchin monkeys trained to ride racing dogs for sport over a 5⁄16-mile (500 m) course. The use of monkeys as jockeys in...
- This is a list of notable jockeys, both male and female, covering jockeys who have competed worldwide in all forms of horse racing. Contents:  Top 0–9...
- "3-in-1" rule that had created the demand for the car jockeys, leading to unemployment for jockeys, some of whom had been doing this work for years. On...