jetfoil

[ jet-foil ]
/ ˈdʒɛtˌfɔɪl /

noun

a passenger-carrying, jet-propelled hydrofoil, often having a control and stabilization system like that of an aircraft.

Nearby words

  1. jetavator,
  2. jetbead,
  3. jetborne,
  4. jete,
  5. jetfighter,
  6. jethro,
  7. jetliner,
  8. jetpack,
  9. jetport,
  10. jetsam

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019


British Dictionary definitions for jetfoil

jetfoil

/ (ˈdʒɛtˌfɔɪl) /

noun

a type of hydrofoil that is propelled by water jets

Word Origin for jetfoil

C20: from a blend of jet 1 + (hydro)foil

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012