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British English: /ˈdʒɒki/
American English: /ˈdʒɑki/

Translation of jockey in French:


transitive verb

  • to jockey somebody into doing something
    amener quelqu'un à faire quelque chose

intransitive verb

  • to jockey for position
    [literal] (runners, riders)
    lutter pour la première place
    jouer des coudes
    the managers were jockeying for the post
    les dirigeants jouaient des coudes pour obtenir le poste
    politicians jockeying for power
    des politiciens engagés dans la lutte pour le pouvoir
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