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junketeer

[ juhng-ki-teer ]

noun

  1. a person who goes on junkets, especially regularly or habitually:

    My friends are weekend junketeers to Las Vegas.



verb (used without object)

  1. to go on a junket, especially at government or another's expense:

    The speech railed against congressmen who regularly junketeer to Europe.

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Word History and Origins

Origin of junketeer1

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

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