jetliner

[ jet-lahy-ner ]
/ ˈdʒɛtˌlaɪ nər /
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noun

a commercial jet plane for carrying passengers.

Nearby words

  1. jetborne,
  2. jete,
  3. jetfighter,
  4. jetfoil,
  5. jethro,
  6. jetpack,
  7. jetport,
  8. jetsam,
  9. jettison,
  10. jetton

Origin of jetliner

First recorded in 1945–50; jet1 + (air)liner

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British Dictionary definitions for jetliner

jetliner

/ (ˈdʒɛtˌlaɪnə) /

noun

a commercial airliner powered by jet engines
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