Definition of jet-like in US English:

jet-like

adjective

  • Resembling jet.

adjective

  • Resembling a jet.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Joshua Sylvester (d. 1618), poet and translator. From jet + -like<br>late 19th century; earliest use found in Richard Proctor (1837–1888), astronomer and science writer. From jet + -like.

Pronunciation

jet-like

/ˈdʒɛtlʌɪk/