jet

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdʒɛt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dʒɛt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling( jet)


Inflections of 'jet' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
jets
v 3rd person singular
jetting
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
jetted
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
jetted
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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jet

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n as adj
  1. a jet [pilot, fighter, plane]
  2. is popular with the jet set
  3. [invented, developed] the jet engine
  4. a jet-propulsion laboratory
  5. jet [fuel, production, crashes]
  6. the (polar) jet stream
  7. go jet skiing
  8. a private jet charter
  9. how's your jet lag?
  10. (still) experiencing jet lag
  11. jet-black hair
  12. jet black in color
  13. [cold, cool] air from the jet stream
n
  1. a jet of [water, steam, flames]
  2. a [sudden, strong, powerful] jet of [water]
  3. [hit, knocked down, struck] by a jet of [water]
  4. the [pilot, crew, captain] of the [private] jet
  5. have never flown on a [private] jet
  6. the jet was flying [over, near, towards]
  7. [destroyed, ruined, killed] by fighter jets
  8. [launched, programmed, controlled] unmanned jets
  9. the jet took off from the [runway, airstrip]
  10. the (fighter) jet landed on the [airstrip]
adv
  1. is [really, very, incredibly] jet lagged
  2. wearing a jet-black [shirt, dress]
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