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horizontal jogging

Sexual intercourse. My brother spends his weekends cruising the bars around town in hopes of going for some horizontal jogging.
See also: horizontal, jog

go for a horizontal jog

To engage in sexual intercourse. My brother spends his weekends cruising the bars around town in hopes of going for a horizontal jog.
See also: horizontal, jog

jog on

1. Literally, to run along at a slow and deliberate place. We were running a little late for class, so we jogged on from the library toward the lecture hall.
2. By extension, to make progress slowly, deliberately, or patiently. Though the economic downturn hurt the company's profits, we've been able to keep jogging on until things begin to improve.
3. Go away; get lost; beat it. Primarily heard in UK. Jog on, you lout! Quit disturbing our customers!
See also: jog, on

jog the/(someone's) mind

To stimulate someone's memory or mental acuity. It's important for children to begin reading early, as it will jog their minds as they develop. Creating little mnemonic devices can help to jog the mind when you are studying for an exam.
See also: jog, mind

jog along

to trot or run along at a slow pace. She was jogging along quite happily. I had been jogging along for a few minutes when my shoelaces broke.
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jog someone's memory

Fig. to stimulate someone's memory to recall something. Hearing the first part of the song I'd forgotten really jogged my memory. DI tried to jog Bill's memory about our childhood antics.
See also: jog, memory

jog to the right

 and jog to the left
[for a road, path, etc.] to turn to the right or left. The road jogs to the right here. Don't run off. Keep going until the road jogs to the left. Our driveway is on the right side.
See also: jog, right

jog your memory

to cause you to remember something I use the photos to remind me of what I've seen, to jog my memory.
See also: jog, memory

run in place

also jog in place
to move your legs as if you were running but without moving forward To keep up your exercise program in winter, you can always run in place on a treadmill - or on the kitchen floor.
See also: place, run

jog your memory

to cause you to remember something Police are hoping to jog people's memory by showing them pictures of a car that was used in a robbery.
See also: jog, memory

run in place

Work or exert oneself without noticeable change or progress. For example, I've worked on this project for months but feel I'm running in place. This idiom employs in place in the sense of "on one spot," a usage dating from the late 1200s.
See also: place, run
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CHARITY runners are making the last minute preparations to take part in this Sunday's Jingle Jog to raise money for University Hospital, Coventry.
Exercise releases endorphins and other feel good hormones and everyone who has used jOG say it makes game playing much more fun.
If you must jog on the road, instead of a jogging path, jog facing the traffic so you will be able to avoid a car who is not going to avoid you.
With the Learn Mode, I moved the table manually with the jog wheel and by pushing one button the move was captured.
On June 28 Yamaha Motor submitted a report to the ministry that it will recall 30,219 units of the JOG CV50 manufactured from last December to March this year for fear that the speedometers may malfunction.
It has been a habit for me to jog and relax after office hours.
There will also be a children's fancy dress 300m jog for under 13s with a prize for the best costume.
Cool down with an easy walk or jog on the spot followed by some stretching, see my warm up video.
Brain Jog consists of 4 mini games designed to test 4 main areas of cognition: Spatial ability, working memory, arithmetic ability and verbal fluency.
The servicemen donned their Santa suits to recreate the annual British Heart Foundation's (BHF) Cardiff Santa Jog which was postponed earlier this month because of severe weather.
HAVE fun, get fit and save lives by taking part in the Solihull Santa Jog 2010.
Jog Kirklees, a new recreational running programme, is being run as part of Kirklees Council's 'Sport4life' scheme.
Jog gives you the impetus to get active again on the Wii.
A BUSINESSMAN who has had 29 life-saving brain operations has set a start date to jog the length of the UK.