Jet vs Jetboat - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between jet and jetboat
is that jet
is a collimated stream, spurt or flow of liquid or gas from a pressurized container, an engine, etc or jet
can be a hard, black form of coal, sometimes used in jewellery while jetboat
is a boat propelled by a jet of water ejected from the back of the craft.
As a verb jet
is to spray out of a container.
As an adjective jet
is propelled by turbine engines or jet
can be very dark black in colour.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
From (etyl) jet, (etyl) get, giet, (etyl) . See (abject), (ejaculate), (gist), (jess), (jut).
A collimated stream, spurt or flow of liquid or gas from a pressurized container, an engine, etc.
A spout or nozzle for creating a jet of fluid.
A type of airplane using jet engines rather than propellers.
An engine that propels a vehicle using a stream of fluid as propulsion.
# A turbine.
# A rocket engine.
A part of a carburetor that controls the amount of fuel mixed with the air.
(physics) A narrow cone of hadrons and other particles produced by the hadronization of a quark or gluon.
(dated) Drift; scope; range, as of an argument.
(printing, dated) The sprue of a type, which is broken from it when the type is cold.
To spray out of a container.
To travel on a jet aircraft or otherwise by jet propulsion
To move (running, walking etc.) rapidly around
To shoot forward or out; to project; to jut out.
To strut; to walk with a lofty or haughty gait; to be insolent; to obtrude.
- He jets under his advanced plumes.
To jerk; to jolt; to be shaken.
- to jet upon a prince's right
Propelled by turbine engines.
- jet airplane
From (etyl) / (etyl) jet, jayet, (etyl) gagates after (etyl) .
A hard, black form of coal, sometimes used in jewellery.
The colour of jet coal, deep grey.
Very dark black in colour.
* 1939 , (Raymond Chandler), The Big Sleep , Penguin 2011, p. 23:
- She was an ash blonde with greenish eyes, beaded lashes, hair waved smoothly back from ears in which large jet buttons glittered.
* bubble-jet printer
* cool one's jets
* executive jet
* gas jet
* ink-jet printer
* jet boat
* jet engine
* jet fighter, fighter jet
* jet lag
* jet off
* jet set
* jet stream, jetstream
* jet wash
* jet turbine
* jetski, jet ski
* jumbo jet
* jump jet
* pulse jet
* ram jet, ramjet