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Jock appears in the following pangrams (sentences using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • Mr. Jock, TV quiz PhD, bags few lynx. (26 letters)
  • Boxers had zap of gay jock love, quit women. (Each consonant used only once; 34 letters)
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The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun jock:

athletesupporter

Jock is sometimes a misspelling of joke.

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Definition of the noun jock

What does jock mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: jocks

  1. a person trained to compete in sports
  2. a support for the genitals worn by men engaging in strenuous exercise

Alternative definition of the noun jock

noun

  1. [UK, slang] a Scot

noun

  1. [slang, archaic] A common man.
  2. [British, slang, pejorative] A Scotsman.
  3. [slang, rare, dated] The penis.
  4. An athletic supporter worn by men to support the genitals especially during sports, a jockstrap.
  5. [US, slang] An athlete.
  6. [US, slang, pejorative] An enthusiastic athlete or sports fan, especially one with few other interests. A slow-witted person of large size and great physical strength. A pretty boy that shows off in sport.
  7. [US, slang, computing] A specialist computer programmer

Definition of the verb jock

What does jock mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: jocked | jocking | jocks

  1. [slang] to masturbate
  2. [slang] to humiliate
  3. [slang] to steal

People

  1. Jock: Mark Simpson, known by the pen name Jock, is a British comics artist and writer, best known for his work in 2000 AD, The Losers, and more recently Batman and Wolverine.
  2. Jock a.k.a. John Addison: John Mervyn Addison was a British composer best known for his film scores.
  3. Jock a.k.a. Daniel Portman is a Scottish actor. He is best known for his role as Podrick Payne in the HBO series Game of Thrones.
  4. Jock a.k.a. Joseph Yablonski: Joseph Albert "Jock" Yablonski was an American labor leader in the United Mine Workers in the 1950s and 1960s. He was murdered in 1969 by killers hired by a union political opponent, Mine Workers president W. A. Boyle. His death led to significant reforms in the union.
  5. Jock a.k.a. Jim Sturgeon is an actor.
  6. Jock a.k.a. Colin Blyth is a member of the musical group, Charged GBH.
  7. Jock a.k.a. Thomas Whelan is a musical artist.

There are other people with in their name, like Jock Rae, Jock Aird, Jock Dove, Jock Muir, Jock Owen, Jock Shaw, Jock Soto, Jock Allan, Jock Blair, Jock Brown and many others.

Animal

Jock is a zoo animal.

Characters

  1. Jock the Scottish Terrier is a fictional character from Disney's 2001 animated feature The Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure.
  2. Jock is a fictional film character, tv character.
  3. Jock is a fictional character from the 1966 musical comedy film I've Gotta Horse.
  4. Jock is a fictional character from the 1980 film The Private Eyes.
  5. Jock is a fictional character from the 1954 film Jack En Jill.
  6. Jock is a fictional character from the 2008 film Credo.
  7. Jock is a fictional character from the 1973 film Paperback Hero.
  8. Jock is a fictional character from the film Losers Take All.
  9. Jock is a fictional character from the 2007 film Across the Universe.
  10. Jock is a fictional character from the 1930 film Old English.
  11. Jock is a fictional character in the 2003 film IRANgeles.
  12. Jock is a fictional character from the 1987 film Adventures in Babysitting.
  13. Jock is a fictional character from the 1970 film The Strawberry Statement.
  14. Jock is a fictional character from the 2006 film Return to Halloweentown.
  15. Jock is a fictional character from the 1948 film Bless 'Em All.
  16. Jock is a fictional character from the tv series Zoey 101.
  17. Jock is a fictional character from the 2006 film The Benchwarmers.
  18. Jock is a fictional character from the 2007 film Reservation Road.
  19. Jock is a fictional character from the 2004 film Species III.
  20. Jock is a fictional character from the 2010 film Lou.
  21. Jock is a fictional character from the 2012 film The Broken Circle Breakdown.
  22. Jock is a fictional character from the 2008 film The Haunting of Molly Hartley.
  23. Jock is a fictional character from the 1994 film Foreign Student.
  24. Jock is a fictional character from the 1993 film The Silver Brumby.
  25. Jock is a fictional character from the 1999 film Whiteboyz.
  26. Jock is a fictional character from the 2010 film Woodshop.
  27. Jock is a fictional character from the 2011 film Hick.
  28. Jock is a fictional character from the 2012 comedy drama film Struck by Lightning.
  29. Jock is a fictional character from the 2013 film Felony.
  30. Jock is a fictional character from the 1978 film Blue Fin.
  31. Jock is a fictional character from the 2007 film New York City Serenade.
  32. Jock is a fictional character from the 1992 film Gas Food Lodging.
  33. Jock is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Birder.
  34. Jock is a fictional character from the 1995 film Hackers.
  35. Jock is a fictional character from the 2002 film Swimfan.
  36. Jock is a fictional character from the 1943 film Lassie Come Home.
  37. Jock is a fictional character from the 2006 film Bring It On: All or Nothing.
  38. Jock is a fictional character from the 1975 film One of Our Dinosaurs Is Missing.
  39. Jock is a fictional character from the 1984 film Sixteen Candles.
  40. Jock is a fictional character from the 2002 film The Master of Disguise.
  41. Jock is a fictional character from the 2010 film Verona.
  42. Jock is a fictional film character.
  43. Jock is a fictional film character.
  44. Jock is a fictional character from the 2010 film High School.
  45. Jock is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like jock #1, Jock Ewing, Jock Strap, Shock jock, Jock Benson, Jock McGowan and Jock MacGregor.

Writings

"Jock" is a book by Jean-Louis Bourdon.

Films

  1. "Jock" is a 2011 animated film directed by Duncan MacNeillie.
  2. "Jock" is a film, directed by Gray Hofmeyr & Danie Joubert, based on "Jock of the Bushveld" by James Percy FitzPatrick.

Miscellanea

Jock: In Canada and the United States, a jock is a stereotype of an athlete. It is generally attributed mostly to high school and college athletics participants who form a distinct youth subculture. In sociology, the jock is thought to be included within the socialite subculture, which also contains the preps and Ivy-Leaguers. As a blanket term, jock can be considered synonymous with athlete.

Phrases with Jock

Phrases starting with the word Jock:

  1. jock itch
  2. Jock Strap

Phrases ending with the word Jock:

  1. Radio Jock
  2. Shock jock

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Jock

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Google previewAviation Lore in Faulkner (1985)

by Robert Harrison

The washed-out pilot Jock is a variant of Buck Monaghan, and Ginsfarb the Jewish wing walker another standard ethnic caricature, like MacWyrglinchbeath the Scot, ...

Google previewCatherine's Gift (2012)

Stories of Hope from the Hospital by the River by John Little

' Jock is a no-frills sort of bloke – straightforward, honest, and not ...

Google previewThe Trespasser (2016)

A Novel by Tana French

Since Chief Jock is the intimidating ...

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Historical Slang (2003)

by Eric Partridge

Jock . A North Country seaman, esp. a collier: coll: mid-C.18–19. Also crowdy- headed Jock, 'Jock being a common name, and crowdy the chief food, of the lower order of the people of Northumberland,' Grose, 2nd ed. 2. A Scot. Coll: from ca ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Infectious Diseases (2007)

by Carol Turkington, Bonnie Ashby

jock itch The common term for TINEA CRURIS, a common fungal infection of the groin and upper thighs. It is most common among males. The infection is caused by certain fungi of the species ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Radio 3-Volume Set (2004)

by Christopher H. Sterling

Shock jock Howard Stern created the benchmark for such fines in September 1995, when Infinity Broadcasting agreed topay almost $2 million to settle a number of FCC fines against Stern's programming. Although Newsweekhas termed ...

Google previewThe One Percenter Encyclopedia (2011)

The World of Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs from Abyss Ghosts to Zombies Elite by Bill Hayes

William George "Jock" Ross 9 CHAPTER LOCATIONS: ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sports Medicine (2010)

by Lyle J. Micheli, M.D.

Jock itch is the common name for tinea cruris, a fungal infection of the skin localized to the groin and medial thigh. It may extend to the genitals and back to the perianal region. Pathophysiology Tinea cruris, and similar fungal infections such as ...

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Small photo of RHODODENDRON JOCK BRYDON in flowerSmall photo of Jock shell crab or Hoi Jor or Deep fried crab meat roll.Small photo of SYDNEY, NSW, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 31: Sculpture by the sea - an outdoor exhibtion along the coast at Bondi, artwork Song of the Aisors from artist Jock Clutterbuck, October 31, 2017 Sydney, AustraliaSmall photo of Jock Kleynhans attends Uncorkd Entertainment "The Lullaby" Los Angeles Premiere at Laemmles Ahrya Fine Arts Theatre, Beverly Hills, CA on March 1, 2018Small photo of Jock Kleynhans attends Uncorkd Entertainment "The Lullaby" Los Angeles Premiere at Laemmles Ahrya Fine Arts Theatre, Beverly Hills, CA on March 1, 2018Small photo of angry jock showing his musculars isolated on the black background. rage concept. violent sportSmall photo of Sydney, Australia - Oct 27, 2017. Jock Clutterbuck: Song of the Aisors. Sculpture by the Sea along the Bondi to Coogee coastal walk is the world's largest free to the public sculpture exhibitions. More...

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Quotes about Jock

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Scrabble value of J8O1C3K5

The value of this 4-letter word is 17 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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