GREdic.com
The Ultimate GRE Word List & Dictionary

flashcard mode: on | off

jazz

audio pronunciation audio pronunciation
noun
  • American music developed especially from ragtime and blues and characterized by propulsive syncopated rhythms, polyphonic ensemble playing, varying degrees of improvisation, and often deliberate distortions of pitch and timbre [Taisha]

More word meanings for jazz
from leading online dictionaries:

Wiktionary:
jazz @ wiktionary
WordNet:
jazz @ wordnet.princeton.edu
Merriam-Webster Online:
jazz @ M-W.com
MSN Encarta:
jazz @ Encarta
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language:
jazz @ AHD provided by Yahoo! Education
Answers.com:
jazz @ Answers.com
Search for more definitions on Google:
Google define:jazz
Search for more definitions on Yahoo!:
Yahoo! define:jazz
Search for more definitions on Ask.com:
Ask.com dictionary: jazz