Jetsam (noun)

Jetsam refers to goods or debris that are cast off or thrown overboard from a ship or aircraft and washed ashore.


The word jetsam is derived from the word "jettison" meaning "to throw overboard from a ship".


  1. The beach was covered in jetsam after the shipwreck.
  2. The jetsam included barrels, crates, and debris.
  3. Jetsam are valuable materials that are cast off during shipwrecks.
  4. Jetsam can include anything that is no longer needed on a ship or aircraft.
  5. Jetsam can include anything that is thrown overboard to lighten a ship or aircraft in distress.
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