Example sentences for: jockey

How can you use “jockey” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • And the party's faithful are now confronted with the possibility that three very different candidates will jockey for the Reform presidential nomination: Donald Trump, Pat Buchanan, and Warren Beatty.

  • The media's feel-good story lines focused on 1) the underestimated horse, who was offered for sale in February but had no takers; 2) trainer Wayne Lukas, who got the victory despite the fact that rival trainer Bob Baffert had three favored horses in the race and had won the last two Derbys; and 3) jockey Chris Antley, who had been thinking of quitting the sport after a bout with drug abuse in the late '80s and a weight problem last year.

  • Another classic of the career trend-watch genre: this week's installment of "Managing Your Career" with Hal Lancaster, which introduces us to an 18-year-old who makes $5,000 a month plus stock options as a code jockey in, where else, Silicon Valley.

  • The diminutive jockey drives on the handsome steed which has its two front legs raised into the air, as if about to leap over an invisible obstacle.

  • The list includes a paper shredder (Shark 200 personal security shredder), a leather picture frame (without picture), and three pair of Jockey® shorts (athletic midway pouch brief).


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