Jockey is defined as a person who rides a horse in a race.(noun)
An example of a jockey is a person competing in the Triple Crown.
The definition of jockey is to ride a horse in a race, or to change position to get an advantage.(verb)
An example of jockey is to push your way to the front of a line.
See jockey in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. jockeys
Origin: < Jocky, Jockie, northern Eng and Scot form of Jacky, dim. of jack
See jockey in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. jock·eys
Origin: Diminutive of Scots Jock
Origin: , variant of Jack; see Jack.
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