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1. jet

noun. ['ˈdʒɛt'] an airplane powered by one or more jet engines.

Synonyms

  • jet-propelled plane
  • jumbojet
  • twinjet
  • turbojet
  • aeroplane
  • jumbo jet
  • jet plane
  • turbofan
  • fan-jet
  • jet engine
  • fanjet
  • plane
  • airplane

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • stay in place
  • stand still
  • ebb

Etymology

  • jet (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Jet

  • cabriolet
  • suffragette
  • sobriquet
  • minuet
  • luncheonette
  • laviolette
  • galudet
  • flageolet
  • falconet
  • dancanet
  • clarinet
  • calumet
  • antoinette
  • willamette
  • tagamet
  • statuette
  • slushayete
  • silhouette
  • sextet
  • quintet
  • quartet
  • pinochet
  • nicolette
  • nicolet
  • lorgnette
  • larroquette
  • kitchenette
  • intermet
  • henriette
  • cullinet

Example sentences of the word jet


1. Noun, singular or mass
The arc adjustment screw is the screw farthest from the jet.

2. Adjective
A slow-bleeding ulcer can cause stool to become jet black, known as melena.

Quotes containing the word jet


1. Jackie Chan is a very good comedy/martial arts star. He does one kind of martial arts that Jet Li doesn't know how to do and Jet Li does a martial art that Jackie Chan doesn't know how to do. You can both go to two Chinese restaurants, but both can have different kinds of food.
- Jet Li

2. Eagles may soar, but weasels don't get sucked into jet engines.
- Steven Wright

3. The blood jet is poetryThere is no stopping it.
- Sylvia Plath, Ariel

2. jet-black

adjective. of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal.

Synonyms

  • coal-black
  • jet
  • pitchy
  • sooty
  • achromatic

Antonyms

  • colorful
  • subjective
  • reactive
  • positive

3. jet

verb. ['ˈdʒɛt'] issue in a jet; come out in a jet; stream or spring forth.

Synonyms

  • flow
  • gush
  • course
  • feed

Antonyms

  • colorful
  • subjective
  • reactive
  • positive

Etymology

  • jet (French)

4. jet

noun. ['ˈdʒɛt'] the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid).

Synonyms

  • spirt
  • spurt
  • run
  • spray
  • squirt
  • discharge
  • outpouring

Antonyms

  • fail
  • idle
  • integrate
  • stay

Etymology

  • jet (French)

5. jet

noun. ['ˈdʒɛt'] street names for ketamine.

Synonyms

  • honey oil
  • green
  • ketamine hydrochloride
  • K
  • special K
  • super acid
  • ketamine
  • super C
  • Ketalar

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • exempt

Etymology

  • jet (French)

6. jet

noun. ['ˈdʒɛt'] atmospheric discharges (lasting 10 msec) bursting from the tops of giant storm clouds in blue cones that widen as they flash upward.

Synonyms

  • blue jet
  • reverse lightning

Antonyms

  • gather
  • convict
  • invest

Etymology

  • jet (French)

7. jet

verb. ['ˈdʒɛt'] fly a jet plane.

Synonyms

  • fly
  • aviate

Antonyms

  • charged
  • colourful
  • aligned

Etymology

  • jet (French)

8. jet

adjective. ['ˈdʒɛt'] of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal.

Synonyms

  • coal-black
  • pitchy
  • sooty
  • achromatic
  • jet-black

Antonyms

  • uneven
  • roughen
  • achromatic color
  • rural area

Etymology

  • jet (French)

9. jet

noun. ['ˈdʒɛt'] an artificially produced flow of water.

Synonyms

  • flow
  • flowing

Antonyms

  • ripe
  • sophisticated
  • well

Etymology

  • jet (French)

10. jet

noun. ['ˈdʒɛt'] a hard black form of lignite that takes a brilliant polish and is used in jewelry or ornamentation.

Synonyms

  • wood coal
  • lignite

Antonyms

  • hold
  • enlist
  • fill

Etymology

  • jet (French)
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