Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of junket.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Lester was being junketed, feted, and celebrated all over the place, having people kiss his ass up and down, writing articles in big magazines for a living, and getting his name printed in big bold letters.

    I slept with Joey Ramone

  • Except for the brazenness and scope of the Pentagon spin program, I wasn't shocked by the recent New York Times report exposing how the Pentagon junketed and coached the retired military brass into being "message-force multipliers" and "surrogates" for Donald Rumsfeld's lethal propaganda.

    Jeff Cohen: Military Propaganda Pushed Me Off TV

  • I have perseveringly frisked in the high places of iniquity, I have junketed with all evil gods, and the utmost they could pretend to offer any of their servitors was a spasm.

    Gallantry Dizain des Fetes Galantes

  • Together they made trips to town or junketed over the country in search of furniture and dishes of which Miss Sally had heard.

    Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1909 to 1922

  • She would have taken a great deal of trouble that her daughters might not be a flounce behind the fashions, and was so far-seeing in her motherly anxieties, that she junketed herself and Major Buller to many an entertainment, where they were bored for their pains, that the extensive acquaintance might ensure to the girls partners, both for balls and for life when they came to require them.

    Six to Sixteen: A Story for Girls

  • She would have taken a great deal of trouble that her daughters might not be a flounce behind the fashions, and was so far-seeing in her motherly anxieties, that she junketed herself and Major Buller to many an entertainment, where they were bored for their pains, that an extensive acquaintance might ensure to the girls partners, both for balls and for life when they came to require them.

    Six to Sixteen A Story for Girls

  • Even our first parents ate themselves out of paradise; and Job's children junketed and feasted together often, but the reckoning cost them dear at last.

    Sermons Preached Upon Several Occasions. Vol. II.

  • Just this week, members of the Congressional Black Caucus junketed to Cuba to celebrate the heroism of Fidel Castro.

    National Review Online

  • Green eyes and big mouths first put out the rumour that more than a dozen Securities Commission staff junketed to Paris for an annual conference this year.

    National Business Review (NBR) New Zealand

  • We are talking about a woman who junketed from one school to another.

    Political Punch

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.