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'Jazz'

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noun - Music A style of music, native to America, characterized by a strong but flexible rhythmic understructure with solo and ensemble improvisations on basic tunes and chord patterns and, more recently, a highly sophisticated harmonic idiom.

noun - Music Big band dance music.

noun - Slang Animation; enthusiasm.

noun - Slang Nonsense.

noun - Slang Miscellaneous, unspecified things: brought the food and all the jazz to go with it.

verb-transitive - Music To play in a jazz style.

verb-transitive - Slang To exaggerate or lie to: Don't jazz me.

verb-transitive - Slang To give great pleasure to; excite: The surprise party jazzed the guest of honor.

verb-transitive - Slang To cause to accelerate.

verb-intransitive - Slang To exaggerate or lie.

phrasal-verb - jazz up Slang To make more interesting; enliven: jazzed up the living area with beaded curtains.

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