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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: junket(0.01019 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to junket.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: dessert made of sweetened milk coagulated with rennet
2: a journey taken for pleasure; “many summer excursions to the
shore”; “it was merely a pleasure trip”; “after cautious
sashays into the field” [syn: excursion, jaunt, outing,
pleasure trip, expedition, sashay]
3: a trip taken by an official at public expense
v 1: go on a pleasure trip
2: provide a feast or banquet for [syn: feast, banquet]
3: partake in a feast or banquet [syn: feast, banquet]
English → English (gcide)
Junket \Jun"ket\, v. i.
To feast; to banquet; to make an entertainment; -- sometimes
applied opprobriously to feasting by public officers at the
Job's children junketed and feasted together often.
Junket \Jun"ket\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Junketed; p. pr. & vb.
To give entertainment to; to feast.
The good woman took my lodgings over my head, and was
in such a hurry to junket her neighbors. --Walpole.
Junket \Jun"ket\, n. [Formerly also juncate, fr. It. giuncata
cream cheese, made in a wicker or rush basket, fr. L. juncus
a rush. See 2d Junk, and cf. Juncate.]
1. A cheese cake; a sweetmeat; any delicate food.
How Faery Mab the junkets eat. --Milton.
Victuals varied well in taste,
And other junkets. --Chapman.
2. A feast; an entertainment.
A new jaunt or junket every night. --Thackeray.
3. A trip made at the expense of an organization of which the
traveller is an official, ostensibly to obtain information
relevant to one's duties; especially, a trip made by a
public official at government expense. The term is
sometimes used opprobriously, from a belief that such
trips are often taken for private pleasure, and are
therefore a waste of public money; as, a congressional
junket to a tropical country.