Dizdarevic testified in 2003 that he and a trust for his children owned 100 percent of jet Set.
Moments later, a jet rumbled overhead and dropped two bombs a short distance away.
Nancy Shando, a librarian from nearby Hurley, New York, headed upriver on her jet ski Friday afternoon to take a closer look.
I stepped off the plane, caught that first groggy whiff of jet fuel and my body instantly registered where I was.
If the treasury lets you accelerate the depreciation of your jet, they'll collect less tax revenue now, but more in year six.
It might be called a jet plane, but it was not of any type ever before used.
The eyes were mere dots of jet in a white and repulsive face.
All colors are found on the coast of this island,—pink, brown, and jet black.
The jet falling on the face, bored a hole to the left of the nose.
But the jet that landed today flashed the Liaison code to our auto-interrogator.
early 15c., "to prance, strut, swagger," from Middle French jeter "to throw, thrust," from Late Latin iectare, abstracted from deiectare, proiectare, etc., in place of Latin iactare "toss about," frequentative of iacere "to throw, cast," from PIE root *ye- "to do" (cf. Greek iemi, ienai "to send, throw;" Hittite ijami "I make"). Meaning "to sprout or spurt forth" is from 1690s. Related: Jetted; jetting.
"stream of water," 1690s, from French jet, from jeter (see jet (v.)). Sense of "spout or nozzle for emitting water, gas, fuel, etc." is from 1825. Hence jet propulsion (1867) and the noun meaning "airplane driven by jet propulsion" (1944, from jet engine, 1943). The first one to be in service was the German Messerschmitt Me 262. Jet stream is from 1947. Jet set first attested 1951, slightly before jet commuter plane flights began. Jet age is attested from 1952.
"deep black lignite," mid-14c., from Anglo-French geet, Old French jaiet "jet, lignite" (12c.), from Latin gagates, from Greek gagates lithos "stone of Gages," town and river in Lycia. As "a deep black color," also as an adjective, attested from mid-15c.