jockey

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

jockey ‎(plural jockeys)

  1. One who rides racehorses competitively.
  2. That part of a variable resistor or potentiometer that rides over the resistance wire
  3. An operator of some machinery or apparatus.
  4. (dated) A dealer in horses; a horse trader.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Macaulay to this entry?)
  5. (dated) A cheat; one given to sharp practice in trade.
  6. (UK, crime, slang) A prostitute's client.
  7. (Ireland, crime, slang) A rapist.

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Verb[edit]

jockey ‎(third-person singular simple present jockeys, present participle jockeying, simple past and past participle jockeyed)

  1. To ride (a horse) in a race.
  2. To maneuver (something) by skill for one's advantage.
  3. To cheat or trick.

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈjo̞kːe̞i/

Noun[edit]

jockey

  1. jockey (rider)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of jockey (Kotus type 21/rosé, no gradation)
nominative jockey jockeyt
genitive jockeyn jockeyiden
jockeyitten
partitive jockeyta jockeyita
illative jockeyhin
jockeyhyn
jockeyihin
singular plural
nominative jockey jockeyt
accusative nom.? jockey jockeyt
gen. jockeyn
genitive jockeyn jockeyiden
jockeyitten
partitive jockeyta jockeyita
inessive jockeyssa jockeyissa
elative jockeysta jockeyista
illative jockeyhin
jockeyhyn
jockeyihin
adessive jockeylla jockeyilla
ablative jockeylta jockeyilta
allative jockeylleˣ jockeyilleˣ
essive jockeyna jockeyina
translative jockeyksi jockeyiksi
instructive jockeyin
abessive jockeytta jockeyitta
comitative jockeyineen
Inflection of jockey (Kotus type 21/rosé, no gradation)
nominative jockey jockeyt
genitive jockeyn jockeyiden
jockeyitten
partitive jockeytä jockeyitä
illative jockeyhin
jockeyhyn
jockeyihin
singular plural
nominative jockey jockeyt
accusative nom.? jockey jockeyt
gen. jockeyn
genitive jockeyn jockeyiden
jockeyitten
partitive jockeytä jockeyitä
inessive jockeyssä jockeyissä
elative jockeystä jockeyistä
illative jockeyhin
jockeyhyn
jockeyihin
adessive jockeyllä jockeyillä
ablative jockeyltä jockeyiltä
allative jockeylleˣ jockeyilleˣ
essive jockeynä jockeyinä
translative jockeyksi jockeyiksi
instructive jockeyin
abessive jockeyttä jockeyittä
comitative jockeyineen

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From English

Noun[edit]

jockey m ‎(plural jockeys)

  1. jockey

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

jockey m ‎(invariable)

  1. jack, knave (playing card)
  2. jockey