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jet

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a usually forceful stream of fluid discharged from a narrow opening
  • bought a new showerhead that emits a superpowerful jet of water

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jet

verb

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1 to flow out in great quantities or with force
  • water jetting out of opened fire hydrants at a dangerously high rate

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2 to violently throw out or off (something from within)
  • the volcano has been jetting out fiery lava in life-threatening amounts

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3 to proceed or move quickly
  • the presidential candidates jetted through the state for a week before racing off to the next primary

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The first known use of jet was in the 14th century

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“Jet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jet. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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