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English Dictionary: jockey by the DICT Development Group
4 results for jockey
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. someone employed to ride horses in horse races
  2. an operator of some vehicle or machine or apparatus; "he's a truck jockey"; "a computer jockey"; "a disc jockey"
  1. defeat someone through trickery or deceit [syn: cheat, chouse, shaft, screw, chicane, jockey]
  2. compete (for an advantage or a position)
  3. ride a racehorse as a professional jockey
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   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.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Jockey \Jock"ey\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jockeyed}; p. pr. & vb.
      n. {Jockeying}.]
      1. [bd] To jostle by riding against one.[b8] --Johnson.
      2. To play the jockey toward; to cheat; to trick; to impose
            upon in trade; as, to jockey a customer.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Jockey \Jock"ey\, v. i.
      To play or act the jockey; to cheat.
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