Entry from US English dictionary
A service station attendant.
- Not every one who started as a petrol pump jockey rises to head one of the largest conglomerates this country has seen, or starts off as a lowly clerk to climb to head the Petroleum Ministry.
- If you know of a gas station in Arvada, Colorado that needs a full-service pump jockey, let me know.
- Maybe it's time for gas stations to ditch the pump jockey and hire grief counselors instead.
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Syllabification: pump jock·ey
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