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jet(
jeht
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (aviation)
a. el avión a reacción
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Ten jets flew over the field during the military parade.Diez aviones a reacción sobrevolaron el campo durante el desfile militar.
b. el jet
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The singer does not have a private jet. She always travels on regular flights.La cantante no tiene jet privado, viaja siempre en vuelos regulares.
2. (mechanics)
a. el reactor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The chemical reaction in the combustion chamber of the jet produces high-pressure gases.La reacción química que ocurre en la cámara de combustión del reactor produce gases a alta presión.
3. (stream of liquid)
a. el chorro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The water jets of the fountain rise up to 25 meters.Los chorros de agua de la fuente alcanzan los 25 metros.
4. (nozzle)
a. el surtidor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
These valves control the gas that comes out of the jet.Estas válvulas controlan el gas que sale del surtidor.
5. (stone)
a. el azabache
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The collar is made of jet and jade.El collar está hecho de azabache y jade.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
6. (color)
a. azabache
A woman with jet hair and green eyes caught his attention.Lo cautivó una mujer de cabello azabache y ojos verdes.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
7. (to squirt)
a. salir a chorro
I shot the barrel once and water started to jet from it.Le di un tiro al barril y el agua comenzó a salir a chorro.
b. chorrear
A pipe broke and the liquid jetted all over.Se rompió un caño y el líquido chorreaba por todos lados.
8.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to travel by plane)
a. volar
I'm jetting off to Boston this weekend for a reunion.Voy a volar a Boston este fin de semana para una reunión.
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jet
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (stone)
a. el azabache
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
2. (general)
a.
jet (black)(negro) azabache
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jet [dʒet]
noun
1 [of liquid, steam] chorro (m); [of flame] llamarada (f)
2 (nozzle) [of gas burner] mechero (m)
3 (Aer) (plane) avión (m) a reacción; reactor (m)
transitive verb
lanzar en chorro; echar en chorro
intransitive verb
chorrear; salir a chorro
modifier
the jet age (n) la época de los jet
jet engine (n) [of plane] motor (m) a reacción; reactor (m)
jet lag (n) jet lag (m) desfase debido a un largo viaje en avión; (desfase debido a un largo viaje en avión)
to be suffering from jet lag tener jet lag
jet propulsion (n) propulsión (f) por reacción; propulsión (f) a chorro
the jet set (n) la jet set; (Esp) el jet set; (LAm) la alta sociedad
jet ski (n) moto (f) acuática
jet stream (n) corriente (f) en chorro
jet [dʒet]
noun
(stone) azabache (m)
modifier
jet black (n) negro (m) azabache
jet off
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
salir de viaje en avión; (en avión)
tomorrow she jets off on a month-long holiday with her parents he jetted off to Australia six days after the wedding
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