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Meaning of JOG

Pronunciation:  jâg

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a slight push or shake
  2. [n]  a slow pace of running
  3. [n]  a sharp change in direction; "there was a jog in the road"
  4. [v]  stimulate to remember; "jog my memory"
  5. [v]  give a slight push to
  6. [v]  run at a moderately swift pace
  7. [v]  run for exercise; "jog along the canal"
  8. [v]  even up the edges of a stack of paper, in printing
  9. [v]  continue talking or writing in a desultory manner; "This novel rambles on and jogs"

JOG is a 3 letter word that starts with J.


 Synonyms: clip, even up, lope, nudge, ramble, ramble on, square up, trot, trot
 See Also: angular shape, angularity, carry on, continue, dogtrot, go on, locomotion, nudge, poke at, proceed, prod, provoke, push, pushing, run, square, stimulate, travel



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Jog\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jogged}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Jogging}.] [OE. joggen; cf. W. gogi to shake, and also E.
    shog, shock, v.]
    1. To push or shake with the elbow or hand; to jostle; esp.,
       to push or touch, in order to give notice, to excite one's
       attention, or to warn.
             Now leaps he upright, jogs me, and cries: Do you see
             Yonder well-favored youth?            --Donne.
             Sudden I jogged Ulysses, who was laid Fast by my
             side.                                 --Pope.
    2. To suggest to; to notify; to remind; to call the attention
       of; as, to jog the memory.
    3. To cause to jog; to drive at a jog, as a horse. See {Jog},
       v. i.
  2. \Jog\, v. i.
    To move by jogs or small shocks, like those of a slow trot;
    to move slowly, leisurely, or monotonously; -- usually with
    on, sometimes with over.
          Jog on, jog on, the footpath way.        --Shak.
          So hung his destiny, never to rot,
          While he might still jog on and keep his trot.
          The good old ways our sires jogged safely over. --R.
  3. \Jog\, n.
    1. A slight shake; a shake or push intended to give notice or
       awaken attention; a push; a jolt.
             To give them by turns an invisible jog. --Swift.
    2. A rub; a slight stop; an obstruction; hence, an
       irregularity in motion of from; a hitch; a break in the
       direction of a line or the surface of a plane. --Glanvill.
    {Jog trot}, a slow, regular, jolting gait; hence, a routine
       habit or method, persistently adhered to. --T. Hook.
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