jogger jogger  /ˈdʒɑ ɡər/


  • (n) someone who runs a steady slow pace (usually for exercise)


  1. That was the legacy of the Central Park jogger case, which in 1989 introduced New York City and the world to the word wilding.
  2. A jogger runs by the Yahoo! campus in Sunnyvale, Calif.
  3. If you've ever been a commuter or a tourist, a jogger or a caregiver to small children, you can attest that there's a serious lack of public toilet facilities in America.


  1. Jogger robbed at gunpoint in Lancaster County

    A jogger is a victim of an armed robbery in Lancaster County. A 24-year-old Mountville man was jogging in the area of Huntington and Spring Hill Lanes at 6:51 Tuesday evening when three men in a beige sedan stopped. Two …
    on June 20, 2013     Source: FOX 43 Harrisburg

  2. Jogger robbed at gunpoint in Mountville

    A jogger was robbed at gunpoint in Mountville Tuesday evening, West Hempfield Township police reported.The 24-year-old Mountville man was jogging at Huntington and Spring Hill lanes shortly before 7 p.m.A beige sedan approached and two males got out of the car, police said.One had a silver handgun a...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Lancaster Online

  3. Jogger finds stolen gun

    By Dalton Sweat - Staff Reporter Friday morning, a man was jogging on Mimosa Circle around 11:45 a.m. when he noticed “something strange” sticking out from the landscaping. After removing the item from hiding, the jogger realized it was a large handgun. Click here to see the full story in our e-Edition.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: San Marcos Daily Record


  1. "Western civilization, in its best sense, was born with the promenade," said Finkielkraut. "Walking is a sensitive, spiritual act. Jogging is management of the body. The jogger says I am in control. It has nothing to do with meditation."
    on Jul 6, 2007 By: Alain Finkielkraut Source: Washington Post

  2. "I've never worked with the AFP at Redfern, I wasn't in Sydney in those days," Mr Keelty told reporters. "I've never seen Mark Standen in shorts, let alone gone jogging with him. I think everyone knows I'm a jogger."
    on Jun 4, 2008 By: Mick Keelty Source: Ninemsn

  3. "She could have circled the planet in a sailboat by herself. When she was little, she had braces on her legs and managed to become a fantastic athlete. She qualified for Wimbledon when she was 16. My mother was such a competitor - an early jogger in...
    on Nov 28, 2009 By: Sigourney Weaver Source: Los Angeles Times

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