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jive

noun

Synonyms of jive (Entry 2 of 3)

the special terms or expressions of a particular group or field
  • a novel that captures dead-on the jive of young Hollywood hipsters

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jive

verb

Synonyms of jive (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to make fun of in a good-natured way
  • don't be upset—we're just jiving you

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2 to make jokes
  • our team was laughing and jiving after our surprise win

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The first known use of jive was in 1928

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“Jive.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jive. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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