Origin of jock1
Definition for jocks (2 of 3)
Origin of jock2
Definition for jocks (3 of 3)
- a nickname for John.
- an innocent lad; country boy.
- a Scottish soldier or a soldier in a Scottish regiment.
- Usually Offensive. a term used to refer to or address a Scot.
Origin of Jock
Examples from the Web for jocks
Cheerleaders fall in love with freaks, jocks aspire to be indie musicians, and relationships are in a constant state of flux.In Praise of ‘Awkward’: OMFG MTV, Like, Really Gets High School|Amy Zimmerman|June 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the changing room, I overhear two jocks discussing the crisis.Slouching Towards Maidan: An American Hair-Trader Reflects On Ukraine’s Protests|Vijai Maheshwari|December 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Traditionally worn by sixth-graders and jocks and those who lounge aggressively, the draw-stringed trouser is defiantly apathetic.NBA Players Are Wearing Sweatpants Again, but Now They Cost $550|Sujay Kumar|November 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Jocks talk trash in the locker room, they call each other maricon.Blue Jays Suspend Yunel Escobar for Gay Slur, But That’s Not the Real Issue|Jay Michaelson|September 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
For many days afterwards the Jocks were to be seen walking out smoking large cigars with evident satisfaction.The History of the 51st (Highland) Division 1914-1918|Frederick William Bewsher
The Jocks that was on our left, shouted Pug, gettin outer the trench into shell-holes.Grapes of wrath|Boyd Cable
Some of the Jocks went as far as an outlying northern suburb of Lens, but few of them ever came back again.From Bapaume to Passchendaele, 1917|Philip Gibbs
All these Jocks were veterans and very handy with the universal Mills hand-bomb.Fighting the Boche Underground|Harry Davis Trounce
During a lull in the proceedings a fatigue party of "Jocks," each carrying a 40-lb.