razzmatazz

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noun razz·ma·tazz \ˌraz-mə-ˈtaz\

Definition of razzmatazz

  1. 1 :  razzle-dazzle 3

  2. 2 :  double-talk 2

  3. 3 :  vim, zing

Origin and Etymology of razzmatazz

probably alteration of razzle-dazzle


First Known Use: 1942


RAZZMATAZZ Defined for English Language Learners

razzmatazz

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noun razz·ma·tazz \ˌraz-mə-ˈtaz\

Definition of razzmatazz for English Language Learners

  • : noisy and exciting activity meant to attract attention


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