Meaning of “jockey sb into sth” in the English Dictionary

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"jockey sb into sth" in British English

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jockey sb into sth

phrasal verb with jockey uk /ˈdʒɒk.i/ us /ˈdʒɑː.ki/ verb [ I ]

to persuade someone to do what you want, often by deceiving them in a clever way:

(Definition of “jockey sb into sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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