Jet vs. Yet

Jet vs. Yet — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Jet and Yet

Jetnoun

A dense black coal that takes a high polish and is used for jewelry.

Yetadverb

At this time; for the present

isn't ready yet.

Jetnoun

A deep black.

Yetadverb

Up to a specified time; thus far

The end had not yet come.

Jetnoun

A high-velocity fluid stream forced under pressure out of a small-diameter opening or nozzle.

Yetadverb

At a future time; eventually

may yet change his mind.

Jetnoun

An outlet, such as a nozzle, used for emitting such a stream.

Yetadverb

Besides; in addition

returned for yet another helping.

Jetnoun

Something emitted in or as if in a high-velocity fluid stream

"such myriad and such vivid jets of images" (Henry Roth).

Yetadverb

Still more; even

a yet sadder tale.

Jetnoun

A jet-propelled vehicle, especially a jet-propelled aircraft.

Yetadverb

Nevertheless

young yet wise.

Jetnoun

A jet engine.

Yetconjunction

And despite this; nevertheless

She said she would be late, yet she arrived on time.

Jetadjective

Made of or resembling a dense, black, highly polished coal.

Yetadverb

(usually with negative) Thus far; up to the present; up to some specified time.

He has never yet been late for an appointment;I’m not yet wise enough to answer that;Have you finished yet?

Jetadjective

Black as coal; jet-black

jet hair.

Yetadverb

Continuously up to the current time; still.

The workers went to the factory early and are striking yet.

Jetverb

To travel by jet aircraft

jetted from Houston to Los Angeles.

Yetadverb

At some future time; eventually.

The riddle will be solved yet.

Jetverb

To move very quickly.

Yetadverb

Not as of the time referenced.

I've yet to see him. — I have not yet seen him.I had yet to go to a convention. — I had not yet gone to a convention.He seemed yet to be convinced. — He seemed not yet to have been convinced.

Jetverb

To propel outward or squirt, as under pressure

"Any man might ... hang around ... jetting tobacco juice" (Ross Lockridge, Jr.).

Yetadverb

In addition.

There are two hours yet to go until our destination.

Jetnoun

A collimated stream, spurt or flow of liquid or gas from a pressurized container, an engine, etc.

Yetadverb

(degree) Even.

K-2 is yet higher than this.

Jetnoun

A spout or nozzle for creating a jet of fluid.

Yetconjunction

Nevertheless; however; but; despite that.

I thought I knew you, yet how wrong I was.

Jetnoun

(aviation) A type of airplane using jet engines rather than propellers.

Yetverb

(dialectal) To melt; found; cast, as metal.

Jetnoun

An engine that propels a vehicle using a stream of fluid as propulsion.

Yetnoun

(dialectal) A metal pan or boiler; yetling.

Jetnoun

A turbine.

Yetadverb

up to the present time;

I have yet to see the resultsdetails are yet to be worked out

Jetnoun

A rocket engine.

Yetadverb

used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time;

So far he hasn't calledthe sun isn't up yet

Jetnoun

A part of a carburetor that controls the amount of fuel mixed with the air.

Yetadverb

to a greater degree or extent; used with comparisons;

looked sick and felt even worsean even (or still) more interesting problemstill another problem must be solveda yet sadder tale

Jetnoun

(physics) A narrow cone of hadrons and other particles produced by the hadronization of a quark or gluon.

Yetadverb

within an indefinite time or at an unspecified future time;

he will understand eventuallyhe longed for the flowers that were yet to show themselvessooner or later you will have to face the factsin time they came to accept the harsh reality

Jetnoun

(dated) Drift; scope; range, as of an argument.

Yetadverb

used after a superlative;

this is the best so farthe largest drug bust yet

Jetnoun

The sprue of a type, which is broken from it when the type is cold.

Yetadverb

despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession);

although I'm a little afraid, however I'd like to try itwhile we disliked each other, nevertheless we agreedhe was a stern yet fair mastergranted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go

Jetnoun

A hard, black form of coal, sometimes used in jewellery.

Jetnoun

The colour of jet coal, deep grey.

Jetverb

(intransitive) To spray out of a container.

Jetverb

(transitive) To spray with liquid from a container.

Farmers may either dip or jet sheep with chemicals.

Jetverb

(intransitive) To travel on a jet aircraft or otherwise by jet propulsion

Jetverb

(intransitive) To move (running, walking etc.) rapidly around

Jetverb

To shoot forward or out; to project; to jut out.

Jetverb

To strut; to walk with a lofty or haughty gait; to be insolent; to obtrude.

Jetverb

To jerk; to jolt; to be shaken.

Jetverb

To adjust the fuel to air ratio of a carburetor; to install or adjust a carburetor jet

Jetverb

(slang) To leave.

Jetadjective

Propelled by turbine engines.

jet airplane

Jetadjective

Very dark black in colour.

Jetnoun

an airplane powered by one or more jet engines

Jetnoun

the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)

Jetnoun

a hard black form of lignite that takes a brilliant polish and is used in jewellery or ornamentation

Jetnoun

street names for ketamine

Jetnoun

an artificially produced flow of water

Jetverb

issue in a jet; come out in a jet; stream or spring forth;

Water jetted forthflames were jetting out of the building

Jetverb

fly a jet plane

Jetadjective

of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal