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1. engine

noun. ['ˈɛndʒən, ˈɪndʒən'] motor that converts thermal energy to mechanical work.

Synonyms

  • motor
  • donkey engine
  • power train
  • heat engine
  • gear
  • aircraft engine
  • geartrain
  • reaction-propulsion engine
  • generator
  • reaction engine
  • train
  • automobile engine
  • auxiliary engine
  • camshaft

Antonyms

  • walk
  • big
  • large
  • unattractive

Etymology

  • engin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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2. engine

noun. ['ˈɛndʒən, ˈɪndʒən'] something used to achieve a purpose.

Synonyms

  • causal agency
  • cause

Etymology

  • engin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. engine

noun. ['ˈɛndʒən, ˈɪndʒən'] a wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks.

Synonyms

  • fender
  • train
  • cowcatcher
  • self-propelled vehicle
  • buffer
  • traction engine
  • choo-choo
  • pilot
  • tank engine
  • locomotive
  • switch engine
  • pilot engine
  • locomotive engine
  • tank locomotive
  • iron horse
  • railway locomotive
  • diesel locomotive
  • footplate
  • electric locomotive
  • steam locomotive
  • donkey engine
  • dinkey
  • shunter
  • dinky

Etymology

  • engin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. engine

noun. ['ˈɛndʒən, ˈɪndʒən'] an instrument or machine that is used in warfare, such as a battering ram, catapult, artillery piece, etc..

Synonyms

  • instrument
  • catapult
  • bricole
  • onager
  • trebucket
  • mangonel
  • battering ram
  • ballista
  • arbalist
  • arbalest

Antonyms

  • afferent
  • noncausative
  • rotor
  • stator

Etymology

  • engin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. 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)

6. 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)

7. 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)

8. 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)

9. 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)

10. jet

verb. ['ˈdʒɛt'] fly a jet plane.

Synonyms

  • fly
  • aviate

Antonyms

  • charged
  • colourful
  • aligned

Etymology

  • jet (French)

Sentences with jet-engine


1. Noun Phrase
The British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) offers several aerospace programs, including aircraft maintenance engineering and jet engine technician programs.

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