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jockey

verb [I]
 
 
/ˈdʒɒk.i/ US  /ˈdʒɑː.ki/
to attempt to get power or get into a better position than other people using any methods you can
運用各種手段謀利
Since the death of the president, opposition parties and the army have been jockeying for power.
總統死後各反對黨和軍隊一直在爭權奪利。
As the singer came on stage, the photographers jockeyed for position at the front of the hall.
歌手一上臺,攝影師就在音樂廳前方爭搶位置。
Competing and contending (non-sporting)Competing in sport
Translations of “jockey”
in Chinese (Simplified) 运用各种手段谋利…
(Definition of jockey verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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