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noun
a fashionable social set composed of wealthy people who travel frequently by jetliner to parties and resorts.
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Origin of jet set

First recorded in 1950–55

OTHER WORDS FROM jet set

jet-setter, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for jet set

jet set

noun
  1. a rich and fashionable social set the members of which travel widely for pleasure
  2. (as modifier)jet-set travellers

Derived forms of jet set

jet-setter, nounjet-setting, adjective
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