Translation of jockey in Spanish:

jockey

jockey, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɑki//ˈdʒɒki/

noun

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    (masculine and feminine) jockey
    (masculine and feminine) jinete feminine

intransitive verb

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    to jockey for sth
    • they are all jockeying for the post están todos compitiendo por / disputándose el puesto
    • with her retirement coming up, many editors are jockeying for position al acercarse su jubilación, muchos redactores están tratando de colocarse

transitive verb

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    to jockey sb into / out of sth
    • we jockeyed them into a position where they had to accept los acorralamos de tal forma que tuvieron que aceptar
    • he was jockeyed out of the chairmanship lograron quitarle la presidencia a base de maniobras