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

Translation of jog in Spanish:

transitive verb present participle jogging past tense, past participle jogged

  • she jogged his elbow just as …
    le dio en el codo justo cuando …
    stop jogging the table!
    ¡deja de mover or sacudir la mesa!
    he jogged the cup out of my hand
    me empujó y me hizo tirar la taza
    to jog somebody's memory
    refrescarle la memoria a alguien

intransitive verb present participle jogging past tense, past participle jogged

  • 1 1.1 (run)
    Example sentences
    • And then, to my even greater astonishment, he turns and starts jogging back up the stairs.
    • I swirled around to face him and saw as he jogged up to catch up with me.
    • When I opened the door, I started jogging lightly up the stairs.
    1.2 (for exercise, enjoyment)
    hacer footing or jogging
    to go jogging
    salir a hacer footing or jogging
    salir a correr or a trotar
    1.3 (progress slowly) to jog along
    ir avanzando sin prisas
    ir avanzando sin apuro (Latin America)
  • 2 (jolt, jerk) the bicycle jogged along the road
    la bicicleta iba dando tumbos por el camino
    the needle jogged out of its groove
    la aguja saltó del surco


  • 1 (no plural) 1.1 (for exercise, enjoyment)to go for a jog
    salir a correr or a trotar or a hacer footing or jogging
    Example sentences
    • It was early enough so that there were very few tourists around, and the people who could be seen were like us, out for a morning jog or power walk.
    • Then she changes into workout clothes and we head out for a morning jog.
    • He has his diamonds and ankle weights on and he's going for a jog.
    1.2 (pace) she set off at a jog
    salió trotando or al trote
    Example sentences
    • Feeling better, Noca increased her pace to a jog.
    • Her face automatically brightened and her pace increased into a jog.
    • In fact, she almost seemed to increase her pace to a jog, with Becky following suit a moment after her.
  • 2 (nudge) she gave his arm a jog
    le sacudió el brazo
    le dio en el brazo
    the film gave his memory a jog
    la película le refrescó la memoria
  • 3 (in direction) (US) the road makes a jog to the left
    el camino de pronto tuerce a la izquierda
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