Definitions for jogdʒɒg

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jog(noun)

    a sharp change in direction

    "there was a jog in the road"

  2. jog, trot, lope(noun)

    a slow pace of running

  3. nudge, jog(verb)

    a slight push or shake

  4. ramble on, ramble, jog(verb)

    continue talking or writing in a desultory manner

    "This novel rambles on and jogs"

  5. square up, jog, even up(verb)

    even up the edges of a stack of paper, in printing

  6. jog(verb)

    run for exercise

    "jog along the canal"

  7. trot, jog, clip(verb)

    run at a moderately swift pace

  8. jog(verb)

    give a slight push to

  9. jog(verb)

    stimulate to remember

    "jog my memory"


  1. Jog(v. i.)

    To run at less than maximum speed; to move on foot at a pace between a walk and a run; to run at a moderate pace so as to be able to continue for some time; -- performed by people, mostly for exercise.

  2. Jog(n.)

    A liesurely running pace. See jog, v. i.


  1. jog(Noun)

    A form of exercise, slower than a run

  2. jog(Verb)

    To move or shake with a push or jerk; to jolt.

  3. jog(Verb)

    To push slightly.

    jog one's elbow

  4. jog(Verb)

    To shake, stir or rouse.

    I tried desperately to jog my memory.

  5. jog(Verb)

    To have a jog (UK); to take a jog (US).

  6. jog(Verb)

    To straighten stacks of paper by lighting tapping against a flat surface.

  7. Origin: From earlier shog, from shoggen, schoggen, from schocken or schoggen, schucken, from *, from skukkanan. More at shock.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jog(verb)

    to push or shake with the elbow or hand; to jostle; esp., to push or touch, in order to give notice, to excite one's attention, or to warn

  2. Jog(verb)

    to suggest to; to notify; to remind; to call the attention of; as, to jog the memory

  3. Jog(verb)

    to cause to jog; to drive at a jog, as a horse. See Jog, v. i

  4. Jog(verb)

    to move by jogs or small shocks, like those of a slow trot; to move slowly, leisurely, or monotonously; -- usually with on, sometimes with over

  5. Jog(noun)

    a slight shake; a shake or push intended to give notice or awaken attention; a push; a jolt

  6. Jog(noun)

    a rub; a slight stop; an obstruction; hence, an irregularity in motion of from; a hitch; a break in the direction of a line or the surface of a plane

  7. Origin: [OE. joggen; cf. W. gogi to shake, and also E. shog, shock, v.]

Editors Contribution

  1. Jog

    To run at a specific pace.

    He chose to jog to work and shower when he got there every morning.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Norman Cousins:

    Hearty laughter is a good way to jog internally without having to go outdoors.

  2. Jim White:

    If you are going out for a light jog or stint on the elliptical, you probably aren't going to have an issue.

  3. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    When it’s hard to run, jog. When it’s hard to jog, walk. When it’s hard to walk, limp. When it’s hard to limp, crawl. As long as you are headed to light the shackles of darkness are left behind.

Translations for jog

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • joggen gehenGerman
  • τζόκινγκ, σκουντώ, [[κάνω]] [[τζόκινγκ]]Greek
  • hacer jogging, trote cochineroSpanish
  • hölkätä, hölkkäFinnish
  • faire du joggingFrench
  • ジョギングJapanese
  • joggenDutch
  • jogging, [[fazer]] [[jogging]]Portuguese
  • бег трусцой, трусца, джоггинг, пробежкаRussian
  • jogging, joggaSwedish

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