jumbo jet


noun

a widebody jet airliner.

Nearby words

  1. jumar,
  2. jumble,
  3. jumble sale,
  4. jumbled,
  5. jumbo,
  6. jumboize,
  7. jumbuck,
  8. jumna,
  9. jump,
  10. jump all over someone

Also jumbo.

Origin of jumbo jet

First recorded in 1960–65

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British Dictionary definitions for jumbo jet

jumbo jet

noun

informal a type of large jet-propelled airliner that carries several hundred passengers
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