\ ˈblüz How to pronounce blooze (audio) \

Definition of blooze

: blues sense 2 especially : blues as performed by white rock musicians … the brutish white blooze of the early '70s … — David Fricke, Rolling Stone, 2 June 1994 Shepherd's readings of Dylan and Hendrix are energetic enough, but his originals are standard-issue blooze rock … — Marc Weingarten, Entertainment Weekly, 28 Nov. 1997

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First Known Use of blooze

1972, in the meaning defined above

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“Blooze.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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