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jazz

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Music
jazzjazz1 /dʒæz/ ●●○ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 1 APMa type of music that has a strong beat and parts for performers to play alone 🔊 a jazz band 🔊 a jazz club 🔊 modern jazz2 and all that jazz
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jazza jazz festivalTheir collaborations set unsurpassed standards for jazz in an orchestral setting and for jazz soloists.Definitive music from his golden years and top-class traditional jazz by any standards.
jazzjazz2 verb 🔊 🔊 jazz something ↔ up→ See Verb table
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jazzYou might be surprised to hear that you can jazz it up even more.But Forbes did remarkably well for a nerdish unknown, so Dole now solicits his thoughts on jazzing up his tax platform.
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Verb table
jazz
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyjazz
he, she, itjazzes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyjazzed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave jazzed
he, she, ithas jazzed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad jazzed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill jazz
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have jazzed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam jazzing
he, she, itis jazzing
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you, we, theyare jazzing
Past
I, he, she, itwas jazzing
you, we, theywere jazzing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been jazzing
he, she, ithas been jazzing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been jazzing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be jazzing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been jazzing
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