jet set


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jet set

n.
An international social set made up of wealthy people who travel from one fashionable place to another.

jet′-set′ (jĕt′sĕt′), jet′-set′ting (-sĕt′ĭng) adj.
jet setter n.

jet set

or

jet-set

n
a. a rich and fashionable social set the members of which travel widely for pleasure
b. (as modifier): jet-set travellers.
ˈjet-ˌsetter n
ˈjet-ˌsetting adj

jet′ set`


n.
an international social set of wealthy people who travel frequently by jetliner to resorts.
[1950–55]
jet′-set`ter, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jet set - a set of rich and fashionable people who travel widely for pleasure
band, circle, lot, set - an unofficial association of people or groups; "the smart set goes there"; "they were an angry lot"
Translations

jet set

n the jet setil jet-set m inv
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