jet

noun
1 plane with a jet engine
ADJECTIVE
jumbo
supersonic
regional (esp. AmE)
commercial, passenger
private
business, corporate, executive
charter, chartered
holiday (BrE)
cargo
air-force, fighter, military
low-flying (esp. BrE)
VERB + JET
fly, pilot
charter
hijack
scramble
board

He was photographed boarding his private jet.

land

The pilot had to land the jet in a field.

JET + VERB
fly
take off
land
crash, explode
JET + NOUN
aircraft, airliner, airplane (AmE), bomber, fighter, liner, plane
engine
fuel
pilot
PREPOSITION
by jet

Australia was a mere couple of hours away by jet.

She was flown by private jet to the capital.

in a/the jet

He flew to Bermuda in his private jet.

2 stream of gas, water, etc.
ADJECTIVE
air, gas, water
PREPOSITION
jet of

Little jets of steam spurted from the engine.


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