jet boat

noun
a small, propellerless boat powered by an engine that ejects water for its thrust.
Also, jetboat.


Origin:
1960–65

jet boating, noun
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jet boat
 
n
(NZ) a power boat that is powered and steered by a jet of water under pressure

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Example sentences
The asking price includes furniture, a jet boat and four-wheel-drive vehicles.
River outfitters bring it down, snugly blanketed, at dawn on a jet boat.
Soon to be added are a remote-controlled surveillance airplane, a small jet
  boat, and an unmanned submersible.
Some offer the chance to cruise near the falls or even ride the rapids on a jet
  boat.
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