jogging


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jog 1

 (jŏg)
v. jogged, jog·ging, jogs
v.tr.
1. To move by shoving, bumping, or jerking; jar: a rough wagon ride that jogged the passengers.
2. To give a push or shake to; nudge: jogged her dozing companion with her elbow.
3. To rouse or stimulate as if by nudging: an old photo that might jog your memory.
4. To cause (a horse) to move at a leisurely pace.
v.intr.
1. To move with a jolting rhythm: The pack jogged against his back as he ran.
2.
a. To run or ride at a steady slow trot: jogged out to their positions on the playing field.
b. Sports To run in such a way for sport or exercise.
3.
a. To go or travel at a slow or leisurely pace: The old car jogged along until it reached the hill.
b. To proceed in a leisurely manner: "while his life was thus jogging easily along" (Duff Cooper).
n.
1. A slight push or shake; a nudge.
2. A jogging movement or rhythm.
3. A slow steady trot.

[Perhaps alteration of Middle English shoggen, to shake, move with a jerk, perhaps alteration of shokken, to move rapidly, from Middle Low German schocken, to shake.]

jog′ger n.

jog 2

 (jŏg)
n.
1. A protruding or receding part in a surface or line.
2. An abrupt change in direction: a jog in the road.
intr.v. jogged, jog·ging, jogs
To turn sharply; veer: Here the boundary jogs south.

[Variant of jag.]

jogging

(ˈdʒɒɡɪŋ)
n
running at a slow regular pace usually over a long distance as part of an exercise routine
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jogging - running at a jog trot as a form of cardiopulmonary exercisejogging - running at a jog trot as a form of cardiopulmonary exercise
cardiopulmonary exercise - exercise intended to strengthen the circulatory system
Translations
běhání
løbetur
hölkkä
trčanje
kocogás
ジョギング
조깅
tekanje
joggning
การวิ่งเหยาะ
môn chạy bộ

jogging

[ˈdʒɒgɪŋ]
A. Nfooting m, jogging m
B. CPD jogging shoes NPLzapatillas fpl de deporte
jogging suit Nchandal m

jogging

[ˈdʒɒgɪŋ] n (= running) → jogging mjogging suit njogging m

jogging

nJogging nt, → Joggen nt

jogging

:
jogging pants
plJogginghose f
jogging shoes
plJoggingschuhe pl
jogging suit
nJogginganzug m

jogging

[ˈdʒɒgɪŋ] n (Sport) → jogging m

jogging

عَدْوٌ běhání løbetur Jogging τζόγκινγκ footing hölkkä jogging trčanje jogging ジョギング 조깅 joggen jogging bieganie dla zdrowia correr, corrida a pé бег joggning การวิ่งเหยาะ jogging môn chạy bộ 慢跑

jogging

n. acción de correr como medio de ejercicio.

jogging

n jogging m (Ang), footing (Ang), (el) correr, (el) trotar
References in classic literature ?
He made no offer of molestation or sociability, but kept aloof on one side of the road, jogging along on the blind side of old Gunpowder, who had now got over his fright and waywardness.
orchards looking lazy with neglected plenty; the large church in the wide churchyard, which men gazed at lounging at their own doors in service-time; the purple-faced farmers jogging along the lanes or turning in at the Rainbow; homesteads, where men supped heavily and slept in the light of the evening hearth, and where women seemed to be laying up a stock of linen for the life to come.
Slowly jogging up the road below them came a tradesman's cart.
So, from Boulogne to Paris, jogging on, side by side, the two friends, in some degree absorbed each in his individual thoughts, conversed of nothing sufficiently interesting for us to repeat to our readers.
They were used to jogging off alone through a hundred miles of jungle, where there was always the delightful chance of being delayed by tigers; but they would no more have bathed in the English Channel in an English August than their brothers across the world would have lain still while a leopard snuffed at their palanquin.
It vexed him the more, because he could have sworn, were such a thing possible, that he recognized the voices of the minister and Deacon Gookin, jogging along quietly, as they were wont to do, when bound to some ordination or ecclesiastical council.
But, as it was, Martin was so fixed in the groove of his attitude of utter indifference toward her that she felt there was little chance of ever jogging him out of it.
Now then, go 'long," he said, with a shake of the reins that sent the sorrel placidly jogging down the hill.
Nature had temporarily exhausted her floral blessings, and was jogging along with potatoes and artichokes and things.
To see that composed court yesterday jogging on so serenely and to think of the wretchedness of the pieces on the board gave me the headache and the heartache both together.
All at once, when one is jogging along stupidly in the sun, and thinking about something ever so far away, here they come, at a stormy gallop, spurring and whooping at those ridgy old sore-backed plugs till their heels fly higher than their heads, and as they whiz by, out comes a little potato- gum of a revolver, there is a startling little pop, and a small pellet goes singing through the air.
Then up spake the Bishop of Hereford in a mournful voice, "I, too, must be jogging, good fellow, for the night waxes late.