Definition of JUNKET

  • a trip, usually by an official or legislative committee, paid out of public funds and ostensibly to obtain information.
  • custardlike dessert
  • pleasure trip, esp. one made by a government official at public expense
  • to banquet (to feast (to dine sumptuously)) [v JUNKETTED or JUNKETED, JUNKETTING or JUNKETING, JUNKETS]

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