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British English: /dʒɒɡ/
American English: /dʒɑɡ/

Translation of jog in German:

transitive verb -gg-

  • 1 (shake with push or jerk) the horse jogged its rider up and down
    das Pferd schüttelte seinen Reiter durch
  • 2 (nudge) jog somebody's elbow
    jemanden [am Ellbogen] anstoßen
  • 3 (stimulate)jog somebody's memory
    jemandes Gedächtnis Dat. auf die Sprünge helfen

intransitive verb -gg-

  • 1 (move up and down)
    auf und ab hüpfen
    jog around/about
    his holster was jogging against his hip
    sein Halfter schlug ihm im Rhythmus gegen die Hüfte


  • 2 (slow walk or trot)
    (of horse) Trott Mask.
    (of person for physical exercise) Dauerlauf Mask.
    go for a jog
    joggen gehen
    he went off at a jog
    er trabte davon

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