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jockey +‎ -ship


jockeyship (usually uncountable, plural jockeyships)

  1. The art, character, or position, of a jockey; the personality of a jockey.
    • Chatterton
      Go flatter Sawney for his jockeyship.
    • Cowper
      Where can at last his jockeyship retire?

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for jockeyship in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)