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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jogdʒɒg(v.; n.)jogged, jog•ging

  1. (v.t.)to move or shake with a push or jerk.

  2. to stir into activity or alertness, as by a reminder:

    to jog one's memory.

  3. to cause (a horse) to go at a steady trot.

  4. to align the edges of (a stack of sheets of paper) by gently tapping.

    Category: Printing

  5. (v.i.)to run at a slow, steady pace.

  6. to ride at a steady trot.

  7. to go with a heavy or jolting motion.

  8. to go in a desultory or humdrum fashion (usu. fol. by on or along).

  9. (n.)a shake; slight push.

  10. a steady trot, as of a horse.

  11. an act or instance of jogging:

    to go for a jog.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  12. a jogging pace.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of jog:

1540–50; perh. b. jot to jog (now dial.) and shog to shake, jog (late ME shoggen)


jogdʒɒg(n.; v.)jogged, jog•ging.

  1. (n.)an irregularity of line or surface; projection; notch.

  2. a bend or turn.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  3. (v.i.)to bend or turn:

    The road jogs to the left there.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of jog:

1705–15; var. of jag1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. jogger(noun)

    someone who runs a steady slow pace (usually for exercise)

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. jogger(noun)ʒɒg

    sb who runs for exercise

    early morning joggers; Let's go jogging.


  1. jogger(Noun)

    A person who jogs (as exercise).

  2. jogger(Noun)

    A tracksuit, particularly the trousers.

  3. jogger(Noun)

    A printing press operator who removes, jogs, and stacks the sheets or signatures of paper.

  4. Origin: one who jogs.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jogger(noun)

    one who jogs

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