Meaning of JET in English


Function: verb

Inflected Form: jet · ted ; jet · ting

Etymology: French jeter, literally, to throw, from Old French, from Latin jactare to throw, frequentative of jacere to throw; akin to Greek hienai to send

Date: 1692

intransitive verb : to spout forth : GUSH

transitive verb : to emit in a stream : SPOUT

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.