noun, plural jet·ties.
verb (used with object), jet·tied, jet·ty·ing.
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Origin of jetty1
Words nearby jetty
Definition for jetty (2 of 2)
OTHER WORDS FROM jettyjet·ti·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for jetty
The Daily Pic: Robert Smithson found spirals before his "Jetty".
When the waves reached their violent peak, a BUD/S instructor standing on top of the jetty would signal with his flashlight.
From these homes one can see the lighthouse, the jetty, some small islands, but nothing more.
He walked briskly along the side of the lake to the Molard jetty, where he found a mouette in act to start for the other side.Mystery at Geneva|Rose Macaulay
A jetty and storehouse, where goods are landed and kept dry, have recently been provided just below Poolewe church.Gairloch In North-West Ross-Shire|John H. Dixon, F.S.A. Scot
I followed the jetty (a sort of wooden dam), and found myself at length entirely alone.Tour in England, Ireland, and France, in the years 1826, 1827, 1828 and 1829.|Hermann Pckler-Muskau
And he made up his mind to go and sit on the jetty as he had done that other night.The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Volume VIII.|Guy de Maupassant
"Come quickly, sir; we must catch the ebb-tide," cried a sailor, pushing me along towards the jetty as he spoke.Tales Of The Trains|Charles James Lever