What is another word for jetsam?32 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ dʒ_ˈɛ_t_s_ə_m], [ d͡ʒˈɛtsəm], [ dʒˈɛtsəm]
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Definition for Jetsam:
- That part of a ship's cargo which is thrown into the sea to lighten the vessel in case of peril; usually, such goods when washed ashore. Also, jettison.
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Jetsam Sentence Examples:
At any rate, people were doing this thing, taking the pliant, trusting mind of the foreigner, petting it, training it, coaxing it, - until presently the flotsam and jetsam of the Orient, of war - torn Europe, of the islands of the sea, of all the world, should be Americanized into union, and strength, and loyalty, and love.