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jet set

noun
1.
a fashionable social set composed of wealthy people who travel frequently by jetliner to parties and resorts.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
Related forms
jet-setter, noun
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  • Since such luggage seems suitable for the private jet set, why would anyone ever need to carry it anywhere on your plane.
  • The light-as-cappuccino-foam subject of summer life among the jet set should be able to stand on its own merits.
British Dictionary definitions for jet set

jet set

noun
1.
  1. a rich and fashionable social set the members of which travel widely for pleasure
  2. (as modifier): jet-set travellers
Derived Forms
jet-setter, noun
jet-setting, adjective
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