jog

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From earlier shog ‎(to jolt, shake), from Middle English shoggen, schoggen ‎(to shake up and down, jog), from Middle Dutch schocken ‎(to jolt, bounce) or Middle Low German schoggen, schucken ‎(to shog), from Old Saxon *skokkan ‎(to move), from Proto-Germanic *skukkaną ‎(to move, shake, tremble). More at shock.

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Noun[edit]

jog ‎(plural jogs)

  1. A form of exercise, slower than a run; an energetic trot.

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Verb[edit]

jog ‎(third-person singular simple present jogs, present participle jogging, simple past and past participle jogged)

  1. To push slightly; to move or shake with a push or jerk, as to gain the attention of; to jolt.
    jog one's elbow
    • John Donne
      Now leaps he upright, jogs me, and cries: Do you see / Yonder well-favoured youth?
    • Alexander Pope
      Sudden I jogged Ulysses, who was laid / Fast by my side.
  2. To shake, stir or rouse.
    I tried desperately to jog my memory.
  3. (exercise (sport)) To move in an energetic trot.
    • Shakespeare
      Jog on, jog on, the footpath way.
    • Milton
      So hung his destiny, never to rot, / While he might still jog on and keep his trot.
    • Robert Browning
      The good old ways our sires jogged safely over.
  4. To cause to move at an energetic trot.
    to jog a horse
  5. To straighten stacks of paper by lightly tapping against a flat surface.

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Dutch[edit]

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Verb[edit]

jog

  1. first-person singular present indicative of joggen
  2. imperative of joggen

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ‎(good).

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Noun[edit]

jog ‎(plural jogok)

  1. right
  2. law

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References[edit]

  • Pusztai Ferenc, Magyar értelmező kéziszótár. Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, 2003, ISBN 963 05 7874 3

Lithuanian[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

jog

  1. that

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Verb[edit]

jog

  1. simple past of jage