What does the word jetty mean?

Usage examples for jetty

  1. Their son Johann married Jetty Treffy in 1863; she was a favourite public singer, and her ambition raised him out of a mere dance- hall existence to the waltz- making for the world. – The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2 by Rupert Hughes
  2. She illuminated 'The Moorings' in large letters upon it, and painted a picture of a boat moored to a jetty below, as being an appropriate design. – Monitress Merle by Angela Brazil
  3. Indeed, it was the jetty method- by this time more highly thought of than ten years before- which was being attempted, but not in proper form. – James B. Eads by Louis How