Adjective "Jockey" Definition and Examples




    1. a person who rides horses professionally in races.

    2. Informal. a person who pilots, operates, or guides the movement of something, as an airplane or automobile. verb (used with object), jockeyed, jockeying.

    3. to ride (a horse) as a jockey.

    4. Informal. to operate or guide the movement of; pilot; drive.

    5. to move, bring, put, etc., by skillful maneuvering: The movers jockeyed the sofa through the door.

    6. to trick or cheat: The salesman jockeyed them into


    "patrols can be jockey into paths."

    "patrols can be jockey."