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jives

noun
plural of jive

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(Entry 1 of 2)

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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jives

verb
present tense third-person singular of jive

Synonyms of jives (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Jives.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jives. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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