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Meaning of “junket” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of junket from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"junket" in American English

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junketnoun [C]

 us   /ˈdʒʌŋ·kɪt/ disapproving
an ​unnecessarytrip by a ​governmentofficial which is ​paid for with ​publicmoney: The ​senator is off on another junket to Hawaii at ​taxpayers’ ​expense.
(Definition of junket from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"junket" in Business English

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junketnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdʒʌŋkɪt/ disapproving informal
a ​trip or ​party for a ​group of ​employees or politicians that is ​paid for by their ​company or ​government: A ​group of ​MPs was criticized last week for ​spending thousands of ​pounds of ​taxpayers' ​money on a junket to Hollywood. a corporate/​press junket
(Definition of junket from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “junket”
in Spanish leche cuajada…
in Vietnamese sữa đông…
in Malaysian dadih…
in Thai นมข้นหวาน…
in French (lait) caillé…
in German süße Quarkspeise…
in Chinese (Simplified) (政府官员的)公费旅游…
in Indonesian bubur susu…
in Chinese (Traditional) (政府官員的)公費旅遊…
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