puddle jumper


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puddle jumper

n. a small airplane. I’m not going to fly 200 miles in that puddle jumper!
See also: puddle
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The latest in a line of already popular Clear Bag System toiletry cases, the trendsetting Clear Bag System Puddle Jumper and Clear Bag System Bridal Party, include an assortment of reusable containers that neatly dispense shampoo, lotion and other toiletries through an innovative airless pump and spray system, created by 3-1-1 Travel Bag.
It was an hour flight to Indianapolis in a puddle jumper with propellers.
Their puddle jumper, though, was demolished and a ruptured fuel tank required abandoning the wreckage.
There is no spare space in this tiny puddle jumper.
Inspired, Donna bluffs her way into a job on a sleazebag Fresno-to-Laughlin puddle jumper, despite the fact that she's never even flown before.
But first it's check-in for another 45-minute flight on a puddle jumper, that would have done Biggles proud, followed by half-an-hour on a bus to our hotel.