Jetted
Jet Jet, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Jetted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jetting}.] [F. jeter, L. jactare, freq. fr. jacere to throw. See 3d {Jet}, and cf. {Jut}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To strut; to walk with a lofty or haughty gait; to be insolent; to obtrude. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

he jets under his advanced plumes! --Shak. [1913 Webster]

To jet upon a prince's right. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To jerk; to jolt; to be shaken. [Obs.] --Wiseman. [1913 Webster]

3. To shoot forward or out; to project; to jut out. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • jetted — dÊ’et n. stream of liquid or gas forced out of an opening; spout; jet plane, aircraft powered by jet propulsion; black coal which can be polished (used for jewelry, etc.); deep black color v. travel or convey by jet plane; travel by means of jet… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jetted — jet·ted …   English syllables

  • jetted — I. ˈjed.ə̇d adjective Etymology: jet (I) + ed : having ornaments of jet II. adjective Etymology: from past participle of jet (V) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alte Weser (lighthouse) — Infobox Lighthouse name=Alte Weser caption = Alte Weser lighthouse in 1992 location = Offshore, mouth of the Weser River, German Bight coordinates =coord|53|52|N|8|08|E| yearbuilt = 1961 1964 yearlit = September 1, 1964 automated = 1972… …   Wikipedia

  • Microducts — Protective duct with bundle of microducts and cable Microducts are small ducts for the installation of small microduct fibre optic cables. They have a size ranging from typically 3 to 16 mm and are installed as bundles in larger ducts. Contents 1 …   Wikipedia

  • jet — jet1 /jet/, n., v., jetted, jetting, adj. n. 1. a stream of a liquid, gas, or small solid particles forcefully shooting forth from a nozzle, orifice, etc. 2. something that issues in such a stream, as water or gas. 3. a spout or nozzle for… …   Universalium

  • jet — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French jaiet, from Latin gagates, from Greek gagatēs, from Gagas, town and river in Asia Minor Date: 14th century 1. a compact velvet black coal that takes a good polish and is often used for jewelry… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Gamma ray burst — [ GRB 990123 taken on January 23, 1999. The burst is seen as a bright dot denoted by a square on the left, with an enlarged cutout on the right. The object above it with the finger like filaments is the originating galaxy. This galaxy seems to be …   Wikipedia

  • Suit (clothing) — Western dress codes Formal wear Formal Semi formal Informal (including lounge suits) Smart casual Business casual Casual Active attire …   Wikipedia

  • jet — I UK [dʒet] / US noun Word forms jet : singular jet plural jets ** 1) [countable] a plane that can fly very fast and gets its power from a jet engine He owns a mansion in Oxfordshire and has a private jet. a jet fighter 2) [uncountable] a hard… …   English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”