jockey
noun
1. (horseback riding) 
The jockey urged his horse onward in an attempt to overtake the leader.El jockey impulsó a su caballo en un intento por rebasar al líder.
The jockey dismounted from his horse.El jinete se bajó de su caballo.
intransitive verb
2. (to compete) 
a. competir 
Several people are jockeying for the promotion.Varias personas están compitiendo por el ascenso.
transitive verb
3. (to coerce) 
a. convencer 
Michael jockeyed me into buying the red car.Michael me convenció de comprar el coche rojo.
Rosa jockeyed Jimena out of the position of president of the building.Rosa le quitó a Jimena la posición de presidenta del edificio con artimañas.
c. disuadir 
The professor jockeyed the students out of reporting his unethical activities.El profesor disuadió a los estudiantes de reportar sus actividades poco éticas.
jockey
Noun
1. (general) 
a. el jockey m, jinete (M) 
intransitive verb
2. (general) 
a. no direct translation 
to jockey for positionluchar por tomar posiciones
jockey [ˈdʒɒkɪ]
noun
jockey (m)
transitive verb
to jockey sb into doing sth convencer a algn para hacer algo; to jockey sb out of sth quitar algo a algn con artimañas; to jockey sb out of a post lograr con artimañas que algn renuncie a un puesto; to jockey sb out of doing sth disuadir a algn de hacer algo
intransitive verb
to jockey for position maniobrar para conseguir una posición
modifier
Jockey Shorts (n) calzoncillos (m) de jockey
jockey
el jockey, la jockey
masculine or feminine noun
1. (horseback riding) 
a. jockey 
El jockey se cayó del caballo en la recta final.The jockey fell off the horse in the home stretch.
jockey
Noun
1. (general) 
a. jockey 
jockey [ˈjoki]
jockeys (plural) [ˈjokis] jockey
Phrases with "jockey"
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disc jockey
el/la disc jockey
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