[ juhng-ki-teer ]
/ ˌdʒʌŋ kɪˈtɪər /


a person who goes on junkets, especially regularly or habitually: weekend junketeers to Las Vegas.

verb (used without object)

to go on a junket, especially at government or another's expense: congressmen who regularly junketeer to Europe and the Far East.

Nearby words

  1. junker,
  2. junkerdom,
  3. junkerism,
  4. junkers,
  5. junket,
  6. junkie,
  7. junkman,
  8. junky,
  9. junkyard,
  10. juno

Origin of junketeer

1815–25; junket + -eer, on the model of coinages with -teer, often derogatory, as profiteer, racketeer

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