Definitions For Jockey


  • Someone employed to ride horses in horse races
  • An operator of some vehicle or machine or apparatus
  • Someone who rides horses in races
  • Someone who operates or works with a specified vehicle, device, object, or material


  • Ride a racehorse as a professional jockey
  • Defeat someone through trickery or deceit
  • Compete (for an advantage or a position)
  • To do something in an effort to get an advantage
  • To change the position of (something) by slow and careful movements

Is Jockey a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Jockey is worth 22 points in Scrabble and 24 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Jockey in a Sentence

  • There was a lot of political jockeying at the fund-raiser.
  • The driver carefully jockeyed the truck into a narrow space in the crowded parking lot.

Synonyms for Jockey

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