Definition of JAZZ

  • to liven up the beat of [v -ED, -ING, -ES] / a musical form with syncopated rhythms [n -ES]
  • to enliven (to make lively) [v JAZZED, JAZZES, JAZZING]
  • popular music marked by strong rhythm and improvisation
  • insincere talk
  • to add liveliness, vigor, or excitement to
  • to add ornamentation, color, or extra features to, in order to increase appeal or interest; embellish
  • to accelerate