jet boat

noun

: a boat propelled by an engine which expels a powerful jet of water

Word History

First Known Use

1975, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of jet boat was in 1975

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“Jet boat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jet%20boat. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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