jazz

jazz1 [dʒæz] n [U]
[Date: 1900-2000; Origin: Perhaps from Bantu jas 'to cause to dance, excite']
1.) a type of music that has a strong beat and parts for performers to play alone
a jazz band
a jazz club
modern jazz
2.) and all that jazz
spoken and things like that
I'm fed up with work, meetings, and all that jazz.
jazz 2
jazz2 v
jazz up [jazz sth<=>up] phr v
informal to make something more attractive or exciting
Jazz up your everyday meals with our new range of seasonings.

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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