Origin of jetsam
Can be confusedflotsam jetsam
Examples from the Web for jetsam
After being rescued from the ocean several times Buster spent the rest of the afternoon collecting flotsam and jetsam.
It is but a waif on the ocean of commerce—the jetsam and flotsam, of which the law must direct the disposal.The Arena|Various
Those boys may be flotsam and jetsam and all that, but they know more about patriotism than I do.Eve to the Rescue|Ethel Hueston
The second signature was still more a matter of form, Mr. Winter merely sending the paper to Mr. Jetsam, with his compliments.Trevethlan: Volume 1|William Davy Watson
British Dictionary definitions for jetsam
Word Origin for jetsam
Idioms and Phrases with jetsam
see flotsam and jetsam.