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jet-propelled

[ jet-pruh-peld ]
/ ˈdʒɛt prəˈpɛld /
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adjective
propelled by a jet engine or engines.
Informal. having a force or speed suggesting something propelled by a jet engine; fast or powerful.
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Origin of jet-propelled

First recorded in 1875–80

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British Dictionary definitions for jet-propelled

jet-propelled

adjective
driven by jet propulsion
informal very fast
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