jockey

  • 1 jockey — [ ʒɔkɛ ] n. m. • 1775; mot angl., dimin. de Jock, forme écossaise de Jack 1 ♦ Vx Jeune domestique qui conduisait une voiture en postillon, suivait son maître à cheval. ⇒ groom. 2 ♦ Personne dont le métier est de monter les chevaux dans les… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Jockey — in den Farben des Rennstalls Ein Jockey ist ein B …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 3 Jockey — Sm erw. fach. (18. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. jockey, einer hypokoristischen Form von Jock, der nordenglischen und schottischen Variante des Namens Jack. Zunächst Bezeichnung für jmd., der Hilfsarbeiten erledigt , dann auch speziell für… …

    Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • 4 Jockey — Jock ey, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jockeyed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jockeying}.] 1. To jostle by riding against one. Johnson. [1913 Webster] 2. To play the jockey toward; to cheat; to trick; to impose upon in trade; as, to jockey a customer. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Jockey — Jock ey, v. i. 1. To play or act the jockey; to cheat. [1913 Webster] 2. To maneuver oneself aggressivley or skillfully so as to achieve an advantage; as, he jockeyed himself into position to be noticed. [PJC] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Jockey — (engl., spr. Dschocki), 1) Pferdehändler, bes. 2) der Pferde zum Verkauf vorreitet; 3) gewandter, leicht (mit kurzer Jacke, ledernen Hosen, runder Schirmmütze) gekleideter Reitknecht, bes. bei Wettrennen, wo sie so mager als möglich genommen… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 7 jockey — /ˈdʒɔkei, ingl. ˈdʒHkɪ/ [da Jockey, diminutivo di Giovanni, in scozzese] s. m. inv. (nelle corse al galoppo) fantino …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 8 jockey — has the plural form jockeys as a noun, and as a verb (used especially in the expression jockey for position) has inflected forms jockeys, jockeyed, jockeying …

    Modern English usage

  • 9 jockey — jockey, yóquey o yoqui sustantivo masculino 1. Área: deporte, hípica Jinete que se dedica profesionalmente a correr en las carreras de caballos: Un jockey debe ser pequeño y tener poco peso …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 10 Jockey — Jock ey, n.; pl. {Jockeys}. [Dim. of Jack, Scot. Jock; orig., a boy who rides horses. See 2d {Jack}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A professional rider of horses in races. Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. A dealer in horses; a horse trader. Macaulay. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Jockey — (engl. dschoki), eigentlich Stallknecht, Bereiter, vorzugsweise der ausgesuchte Reitknecht für die Wettrennen; auch der Name für Herren, welche das Wettrennen zu einem Lieblingsgeschäfte machen, deren Gesellschaften J. clubs heißen …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 12 jockey — index maneuver Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 13 jockey — JOCKEY: Déplorer la race des jockeys …

    Dictionnaire des idées reçues

  • 14 jockey — / dʒɒki/, it. / dʒɔkei/ s. ingl. [forma dim. di Jock, equivalente scozz. e irland. del nome di persona Jack ], usato in ital. al masch. 1. (equit.) [chi monta un cavallo in una corsa al galoppo] ▶◀ ⇑ fantino, (non com.) monta. 2. (gio.) [figura… …

    Enciclopedia Italiana

  • 15 jockey — s. m. Ver jóquei.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra inglesa …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 16 jockey — (izg. džòkej) m DEFINICIJA v. džokej ETIMOLOGIJA engl …

    Hrvatski jezični portal

  • 17 jockey — [v] maneuver direct, guide, handle, move, navigate, negotiate, pilot, position, ride, steer, turn, twist; concepts 187,225 …

    New thesaurus

  • 18 jockey — ► NOUN (pl. jockeys) ▪ a professional rider in horse races. ► VERB (jockeys, jockeyed) 1) struggle to gain or achieve something. 2) handle or manipulate in a skilful manner. ORIGIN from JOC …

    English terms dictionary

  • 19 jockey — [jäk′ē] n. pl. jockeys [< Jocky, Jockie, northern Eng and Scot form of Jacky, dim. of JACK] 1. a person whose work is riding horses in races ☆ 2. Slang one who operates a specified vehicle, machine, etc. vt., vi. jockeyed, jockeying 1. to rid …

    English World dictionary

  • 20 Jockey — In sport, a jockey is one who rides horses in horse racing or steeplechase racing, primarily as a profession. Horse racingJockeys are normally self employed, nominated by horse trainers to ride their horses in races, for a fee (which is paid… …

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