jazzy

adjective \ ˈja-zē \
Updated on: 7 Dec 2017

Definition of jazzy

jazzier; jazziest
1 : having the characteristics of jazz
2 : marked by unrestraint, animation, or flashiness

jazzily

play \ˈja-zə-lē\ adverb

jazziness

play \ˈja-zē-nəs\ noun

Examples of jazzy in a Sentence

  1. He wore a jazzy suit to the party.

  2. that's a jazzy bathing suit, with all those spangles

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First Known Use of jazzy

1915


JAZZY Defined for English Language Learners

jazzy

adjective

Definition of jazzy for English Language Learners

  • : having the qualities of jazz music

  • : bright, lively, or fancy in a way that is meant to attract attention



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