jogger

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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.

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Noun[edit]

jogger (plural joggers)

  1. A person who jogs (as exercise).
  2. (now chiefly Australian) A shoe designed for jogging; a running shoe.
  3. A tracksuit.
  4. The trousers of a tracksuit.
    Synonym: joggers
  5. A printing press operator who removes, jogs, and stacks the sheets or signatures of paper.
  6. (Internet slang, ethnic slur) A black person.
    • 2020 May 24, Birb11241, Twitter[1], archived from the original on 2022-08-07:
      @loneargos I really hate joggers.
    • 2020 June 5, ChinaVi31229946, Twitter[2], archived from the original on 2022-08-07:
      and? doesnt change the fact the george floyd was a dirty jogger
    • 2020 June 20, pe1...@gmail.com, “NIGGERMANIA MAIN NEWS”, in alt.war.vietnam, Usenet[3], retrieved 2022-08-07:
      So what if you hate joggers that is your right. I hope all these nigger loving white women get raped by a big black nigger.
    • [2020 May 14, Tess Owen, Vice News[4]:
      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[5], 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.
    • 2022 April 7, Extradited_RaKa, Twitter[6], archived from the original on 2022-08-07:
      *ahem*
      I HATE JOGGERS
      I HATE OVEN DODGERS
      I HATE THE ALPHABET GESTAPO
      LUV ALL MI FRENS
      SIMPLE AS!
    • 2022 August 5, andrewt392021, Twitter[7], archived from the original on 2022-08-07:
      Another peaceful jogger!
    • 2022 August 6, BriamHogain, Twitter[8], archived from the original on 2022-08-07:
      AND A JOGGER DID IT……

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English jogger, equivalent to joggen +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒɔ.ɡər/
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  • Hyphenation: jog‧ger

Noun[edit]

jogger m (plural joggers, feminine jogster)

  1. A jogger, some who jogs.

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Verb[edit]

jogger

  1. present of jogge