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slang To smoke marijuana. My little brother has no aspirations of going to college—he'd much rather blow jive with his friends all day.
1. noun, slang Glib, nonsensical, or fallacious talk. The term originated as African-American vernacular. You quit talking jive now, you hear me?
2. adjective, slang Misleading, disingenuous, and foolish. I'd like to believe him, but this sounds like his usual jive nonsense.
3. verb, slang To deceive or mislead (someone) with exaggerated, meaningless talk. All the men sat around the table joking and jiving, trying to best each other with the most over-the-top stories.
dated slang A cigarette or cigar filled with marijuana. "Jive" originated as African-American vernacular. No thanks, I haven't touched a jive stick since I was a teenager. They were passing a couple jive sticks around, talking all sorts of nonsense.
slang Glib, nonsensical, or fallacious talk. "Jive" originated as African-American vernacular. You quit that jive talk, you hear me? Give me a straightforward answer for once! All the men sat around the table spinning yarns and laying on the jive talk.
dated slang A ridiculous, idiotic, and contemptible person. "Jive" originated as African-American vernacular. Tell that jive turkey to get his butt in here. With a jive turkey like that in charge, it's no wonder the company is going bankrupt!
rude slang Ridiculous, idiotic, and contemptible. "Jive" originated as African-American vernacular. Tell that jive-ass punk to get in here. It was pretty clear the crowd wasn't buying his jive-ass speech.
slang To drink alcohol, typically wine. Primarily heard in Chicago. When I was in the Vice Lords gang, we'd always pull jive just before lining up for a fight with a rival gang.
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tv. to smoke marijuana. (see also jive.) Man, let’s go out and blow some jive!
1. n. drugs; marijuana. (see also gyve.) That jive is gonna be the end of you.
2. n. back talk. Don’t you give me any of that jive!
3. n. lies; deception; nonsense. No more of your jive. Talk straight or don’t talk.
4. mod. deceptive; insincere. I listened to her little jive speech and then fired her.
n. slang; contemporary fad words. I like to hear jive talk. It’s like trying to work a puzzle.
n. a stupid person. What jive turkey made this mess?
mod. foolish. (Usually objectionable.) You can tell that jive-ass jerk to forget it.
tv. to drink liquor. (see also jive.) Let’s go pull jive for a while.
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