Meaning of JET in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ dʒet ]
( jets, jetting, jetted)
Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.
A jet is an aircraft that is powered by jet engines.
Her private jet landed in the republic on the way to Japan...
He had arrived from Jersey by jet.
N-COUNT : also by N
see also jump jet
If you jet somewhere, you travel there in a fast plane.
He and his wife, Val, will be jetting off on a two-week holiday in America...
VERB : V adv / prep
A jet of liquid or gas is a strong, fast, thin stream of it.
A jet of water poured through the windows.
N-COUNT : oft N of n
Jet is a hard black stone that is used in jewellery.
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006