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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jockey  \Jock"ey\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Jockeyed};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Jockeying}.] 
  1.  ``  To  jostle  by  riding  against  one.''  --Johnson. 
 
  2.  To  play  the  jockey  toward;  to  cheat;  to  trick;  to  impose 
  upon  in  trade  as  to  jockey  a  customer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jockeying  \Jock"ey*ing\,  n. 
  The  act  or  management  of  one  who  jockeys;  trickery. 
  --Beaconsfield. 




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