Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who jogs (as exercise).
  • n. A tracksuit, particularly the trousers.
  • n. A printing press operator who removes, jogs, and stacks the sheets or signatures of paper.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who jogs.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who jogs, or moves heavily and slowly.
  • n. One who or that which gives a jog or sudden push.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who runs a steady slow pace (usually for exercise)

Etymologies

jog +‎ -er, one who jogs. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The word blogger rhymes with "jogger" - subliminally recalling images of head bands, knee highs and short shorts.

    Logic+Emotion

  • Sorry, the killers said, we assumed the jogger was a Jew.

    NYT > Home Page

  • A 13-year-old who lives with her father in Forest Park in Portland, Ore., until they are discovered by a jogger is the narrator of Rock's fifth novel.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Talk about the jogger is the local scuttlebutt, with the emphasis on "butt."

    CAROLINAS' NEWS CONNECTION

  • But no; by his further conversation I found that I had mentally slandered him; he was not a proprietor of patent medicine; he was a man of education and private means; he belonged to a much higher profession, in fact he was a "jogger" travelling about from place to place -- "globetrotting" from capital city to watering-place -- all over the world in the exercise of his function.

    The Open Air

  • Whenever I see a 'jogger' I usually see a person who knows-not-what-they're-doing, and everytime I see a 'walker' walking naturally along side a passing jogger, I sometimes smile inside because I just saw a person who sanely knows what they're doing walking for exercise instead of jogging.

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • Hilarious Runners World piece about how when newspapers use the word "jogger"

    Slate Magazine

  • After all it was an accident with a pedestrian and a vehicle, therefore, the pedestrian must have been a "jogger".

    Technicalities

  • A check at a methodone clinic reveals the "jogger" to be Harley Soon.

    CSI Fanatic

  • His advice - in a nutshell: stay hydrated; sip water, keep a bottle at all times, every day, at work and play; listen to your body; break in two pairs of running shoes during training; wash the starch out of running kit; be aware of the cambers when road-running; hold yourself back with the surge of adrenalin in the first few miles of the race; load on carbohydrates the night before the race; use grease to avoid 'jogger's nipple'; keep feet dry on long runs, even changing pairs of socks, to avoid blisters.

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

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