jog + -er. The ethnic slur is a reference to Ahmaud Arbery, a black man who was killed by three white assailants while jogging in 2020. It is used mostly on the Internet as a substitute for the word nigger, where it bypasses most filters or bots that restrict certain keywords.
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɒ.ɡə(ɹ)/
Audio (UK) (file)
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɑɡɚ/
- Rhymes: -ɒɡə(ɹ)
jogger (plural joggers)
- A person who jogs (as exercise).
- (now chiefly Australian) A shoe designed for jogging; a running shoe.
- A tracksuit.
- The trousers of a tracksuit.
- Synonym: joggers
- A printing press operator who removes, jogs, and stacks the sheets or signatures of paper.
- (Internet slang, ethnic slur) A black person.
- [2020 May 14, Tess Owen, Vice News:
- White supremacists have a new code for the n-word. It’s “jogger” — a direct reference to the death of Ahmaud Arbery, the young black man who was shot dead in February while he was running in a suburban neighborhood in Georgia.……]
- 2021 November 23, Greenmarineisbak, “Was Mathboi Fly a Manchurian Candidate? This is from his music video”, in Reddit, conspiracy, archived from the original on 2022-08-07:
- Cmon bruh. Dude is trying his hardest to be hard and gangster Lmfao. The boy isnt some maniacal genius or secret elite.
He just a dumb jogger who cant control himself and a racist POS.
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