Definition of trijet in English:



  • An aircraft having three jet engines.

    • ‘With a 200-ft section of fence still attached to the number-two engine nacelle, the careening trijet continued across a two-lane road where it struck three vehicles.’
    • ‘As with all Falcon trijets, the center engine will have a thrust reverser.’
    • ‘In either case, the total thrust of the trijet will be more than 18,000 lb.’
    • ‘In the 1970s and 80s, the skies were filled with trijets.’
    • ‘For some reason, i expected the tri-jet design to be sleeker.’