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1 : Same as 2d Get.

2 : A variety of lignite, of a very compact texture and velvet black color, susceptible of a good polish, and often wrought into mourning jewelry, toys, buttons, etc. Formerly called also black amber.

3 : A shooting forth; a spouting; a spurt; a sudden rush or gush, as of water from a pipe, or of flame from an orifice; also, that which issues in a jet.

4 : Drift; scope; range, as of an argument.

5 : The sprue of a type, which is broken from it when the type is cold.

6 : of Jet

7 : of Jet

8 : To strut; to walk with a lofty or haughty gait; to be insolent; to obtrude.

9 : To jerk; to jolt; to be shaken.

10 : To shoot forward or out; to project; to jut out.

11 : To spout; to emit in a stream or jet.

12 : Black as jet; deep black.

13 : of Jet d'eau

14 : A stream of water spouting from a fountain or pipe (especially from one arranged to throw water upward), in a public place or in a garden, for ornament.

15 : A yellowness of the parts of plants which are normally green; yellows.

16 : Alt. of Jetson

17 : Goods which sink when cast into the sea, and remain under water; -- distinguished from flotsam, goods which float, and ligan, goods which are sunk attached to a buoy.

18 : Jettison. See Jettison, 1.

19 : See Jet d'eau.

20 : See Jetty, n.

21 : One who struts; one who bears himself jauntily; a fop.

22 : The state of being jetty; blackness.

23 : The throwing overboard of goods from necessity, in order to lighten a vessel in danger of wreck.

24 : See Jetsam, 1.

25 : A metal counter used in playing cards.

26 : Made of jet, or like jet in color.

27 : of Jetty

28 : A part of a building that jets or projects beyond the rest, and overhangs the wall below.

29 : A wharf or pier extending from the shore.

30 : A structure of wood or stone extended into the sea to influence the current or tide, or to protect a harbor; a mole; as, the Eads system of jetties at the mouth of the Mississippi River.

31 : To jut out; to project.

32 : That which jets out or projects from anything.

33 : A plan proposed; a draft of a proposed measure; a project.

34 : Alt. of Trajetry

35 : Alt. of Trajetry

36 : See Treget, Tregetour, and Tregetry.

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1 : Jet

n.

Same as 2d Get.

2 : Jet

n.

A variety of lignite, of a very compact texture and velvet black color, susceptible of a good polish, and often wrought into mourning jewelry, toys, buttons, etc. Formerly called also black amber.

3 : Jet

n.

A shooting forth; a spouting; a spurt; a sudden rush or gush, as of water from a pipe, or of flame from an orifice; also, that which issues in a jet.

4 : Jet

n.

Drift; scope; range, as of an argument.

5 : Jet

n.

The sprue of a type, which is broken from it when the type is cold.

6 : Jetted

imp. & p. p.

of Jet

7 : Jetting

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Jet

8 : Jet

v. i.

To strut; to walk with a lofty or haughty gait; to be insolent; to obtrude.

9 : Jet

v. i.

To jerk; to jolt; to be shaken.

10 : Jet

v. i.

To shoot forward or out; to project; to jut out.

11 : Jet

v. t.

To spout; to emit in a stream or jet.

12 : Jet-black

a.

Black as jet; deep black.

13 : Jets d'eau

pl.

of Jet d'eau

14 : Jet d'eau

A stream of water spouting from a fountain or pipe (especially from one arranged to throw water upward), in a public place or in a garden, for ornament.

15 : Jeterus

n.

A yellowness of the parts of plants which are normally green; yellows.

16 : Jetsam

n.

Alt. of Jetson

17 : Jetson

n.

Goods which sink when cast into the sea, and remain under water; -- distinguished from flotsam, goods which float, and ligan, goods which are sunk attached to a buoy.

18 : Jetson

n.

Jettison. See Jettison, 1.

19 : Jetteau

n.

See Jet d'eau.

20 : Jettee

n.

See Jetty, n.

21 : Jetter

n.

One who struts; one who bears himself jauntily; a fop.

22 : Jettiness

n.

The state of being jetty; blackness.

23 : Jettison

n.

The throwing overboard of goods from necessity, in order to lighten a vessel in danger of wreck.

24 : Jettison

n.

See Jetsam, 1.

25 : Jetton

n.

A metal counter used in playing cards.

26 : Jetty

a.

Made of jet, or like jet in color.

27 : Jetties

pl.

of Jetty

28 : Jetty

n.

A part of a building that jets or projects beyond the rest, and overhangs the wall below.

29 : Jetty

n.

A wharf or pier extending from the shore.

30 : Jetty

n.

A structure of wood or stone extended into the sea to influence the current or tide, or to protect a harbor; a mole; as, the Eads system of jetties at the mouth of the Mississippi River.

31 : Jetty

v. i.

To jut out; to project.

32 : Outjet

n.

That which jets out or projects from anything.

33 : Projet

n.

A plan proposed; a draft of a proposed measure; a project.

34 : Trajet

n.

Alt. of Trajetry

35 : Trajetour

n.

Alt. of Trajetry

36 : Trajetry

n.

See Treget, Tregetour, and Tregetry.

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From Wikipedia

Jet, Jets, or The Jets may refer to:

From Wiktionary

See also: Jet and jeț

Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Pronunciation
    • 1.2 Etymology 1
      • 1.2.1 Noun
        • 1.2.1.1 Translations
      • 1.2.2 Verb
      • 1.2.3 Translations
      • 1.2.4 Adjective
        • 1.2.4.1 Translations
    • 1.3 Etymology 2
      • 1.3.1 Noun
        • 1.3.1.1 Translations
      • 1.3.2 Adjective
        • 1.3.2.1 Translations
    • 1.4 Derived terms
    • 1.5 See also
    • 1.6 References
    • 1.7 Anagrams
  • 2 Central Franconian
    • 2.1 Etymology
    • 2.2 Pronunciation
    • 2.3 Pronoun
      • 2.3.1 Synonyms
      • 2.3.2 Antonyms
  • 3 Czech
    • 3.1 Etymology
    • 3.2 Pronunciation
    • 3.3 Verb
      • 3.3.1 Conjugation
      • 3.3.2 Derived terms
      • 3.3.3 Related terms
    • 3.4 See also
    • 3.5 References
  • 4 French
    • 4.1 Etymology
    • 4.2 Pronunciation
    • 4.3 Noun
      • 4.3.1 Related terms
    • 4.4 Further reading
  • 5 Friulian
    • 5.1 Noun
  • 6 Lojban
    • 6.1 Rafsi
  • 7 Spanish
    • 7.1 Noun

English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dʒɛt/
  • Rhymes: -ɛt

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French jet, Old French get, giet, from Vulgar Latin *iectus, jectus, from Latin iactus (a throwing, a throw), from iacere (to throw). See abject, ejaculate, gist, jess, jut.

A MiG-17 jet.

Noun[edit]

jet (plural jets)

  1. A collimated stream, spurt or flow of liquid or gas from a pressurized container, an engine, etc.
  2. A spout or nozzle for creating a jet of fluid.
  3. A type of airplane using jet engines rather than propellers.
  4. An engine that propels a vehicle using a stream of fluid as propulsion.
    1. A turbine.
    2. A rocket engine.
  5. A part of a carburetor that controls the amount of fuel mixed with the air.
  6. (physics) A narrow cone of hadrons and other particles produced by the hadronization of a quark or gluon.
  7. (dated) Drift; scope; range, as of an argument.
  8. (printing, dated) The sprue of a type, which is broken from it when the type is cold.
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Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

jet (third-person singular simple present jets, present participle jetting, simple past and past participle jetted)

  1. (intransitive) To spray out of a container.
  2. (intransitive) To travel on a jet aircraft or otherwise by jet propulsion
  3. (intransitive) To move (running, walking etc.) rapidly around
  4. To shoot forward or out; to project; to jut out.
    • 1724, Daniel Defoe, A General History of the Pyrates, London: T. Warner, Chapter 11, p. 214,[1]
      The Town has the outer Branch of the River behind it, and the Harbour before it, jetting into which latter are close Keys for the weighing and receiving of Customage on Merchandize, and for the meeting and conferring of Merchants and Traders.
  5. To strut; to walk with a lofty or haughty gait; to be insolent; to obtrude.
    • c. 1593, William Shakespeare, Titus Andronicus, Act II Scene 1,[2]
      Why, lords, and think you not how dangerous
      It is to jet upon a prince’s right?
    • c. 1602, William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night, Act II Scene 5,[3]
      Contemplation makes a rare turkey-cock of him: how he jets under his advanced plumes!
  6. To jerk; to jolt; to be shaken.
    • 1719, Richard Wiseman, Serjeant-Chirurgeon to King Charles II, Eight Chirurgical Treatises, London: B. Tooke et al., 5th edition, Volume 2, Book 5, Chapter 4, p. 78,[4]
      A Lady was wounded down the whole Length of the Forehead to the Nose [] It happened to her travelling in a Hackney-Coach, upon the jetting whereof she was thrown out of the hinder Seat against a Bar of Iron in the forepart of the Coach.
  7. To adjust the fuel to air ratio of a carburetor; to install or adjust a carburetor jet
    • 1970, Bill Fisher, How to Hotrod Volkswagen Engines[5], page 30:
      The cure is to jet the carburetor excessively rich so that the mixture will be correct at the top end, but this richens the curve throughout the RPM range.
  8. (slang) To leave.

Translations[edit]

Adjective[edit]

jet (not comparable)

  1. Propelled by turbine engines.
    jet airplane
Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French / French jet, jayet, Latin gagates after Ancient Greek Γαγάτης (Gagátēs), from Γάγας (Gágas, a town and river in Lycia).

Noun[edit]

jet (plural jets)

  1. A hard, black form of coal, sometimes used in jewellery.
  2. The colour of jet coal, deep grey.
    jet colour:  
Translations[edit]

Adjective[edit]

jet (not comparable)

  1. Very dark black in colour.
    • 1939, Raymond Chandler, The Big Sleep, Penguin 2011, p. 23:
      She was an ash blonde with greenish eyes, beaded lashes, hair waved smoothly back from ears in which large jet buttons glittered.
Translations[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • Appendix:Colors

References[edit]

  • jet in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913

Anagrams[edit]

  • tej

Central Franconian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German iowiht. Cognate with Middle Dutch iewet, iet (whence Limburgish get, contemporary Dutch iets), English aught.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jɛt/, /jət/

Pronoun[edit]

jet (indefinite)

  1. (Ripuarian, northernmost Moselle Franconian) something; anything
    Luur ens, ich hann der jet metjebrat.
    Look, I’ve brought you something.

Synonyms[edit]

  • eppes, ebbes (most of Moselle Franconian)

Antonyms[edit]

  • nüüs (nix)

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ěxati, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ey-.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jɛt/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: jed
  • Rhymes: -ɛt

Verb[edit]

jet impf

  1. to ride
  2. to go (by vehicle)

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • dojet
  • nadjet
  • podjet
  • projet
  • přejet
  • objet
  • rozjet
  • ujet
  • vjet
  • zajet

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • jezdit

References[edit]

  1. ^ jet in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French get, giet, from a Vulgar Latin *iectus, jectus, an alteration of Latin iactus (a throwing, throw).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒɛ/

Noun[edit]

jet m (plural jets)

  1. throw
  2. spurt, spout

Related terms[edit]

  • jeter

Further reading[edit]

  • “jet” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Friulian[edit]

Noun[edit]

jet m (plural jets)

  1. bed

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

jet

  1. rafsi of jetnu.

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

jet m (plural jets)

  1. jet