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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: [+ -ing verb] The ​bosses were ​eventuallyjockeyed into ​signing the ​unionagreement.
(Definition of jockey sb into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jockey sb into sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 诱骗(某人)做……
in Chinese (Traditional) 誘騙(某人)做……
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