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jockey

Synonyms of jockey in English:

noun

  • rider, horseman, horsewoman, equestrian
    Australian informal hoop
  • verb

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  • 1 I jockeyed the stone into position he jockeyed himself into a position on the team
    manoeuvre, ease, edge, manipulate, work, steer;
    engineer, inveigle, insinuate, ingratiate, wheedle, coax, cajole
    informal finagle
  • 2 members of the Cabinet began jockeying for position
    struggle, fight, tussle, scramble, push, jostle
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