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One who goes on a junket or junkets.
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(ˌdʒʌŋ kɪˈtɪər)
1. a person who goes on junkets.
2. to go on a junket.
[1935–40, Amer.]
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Verb1.junketeer - go on a pleasure trip
jaunt, travel, trip - make a trip for pleasure
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