Meaning of jive
Pronunciation: ( jīv), [key]
— n., v., adj. jived, jiv•ing,
- swing music or early jazz.
- the jargon associated with swing music and early jazz.
- deceptive, exaggerated, or meaningless talk: Don't give me any of that jive!
- to play jive.
- to dance to jive; jitterbug.
- to engage in kidding, teasing, or exaggeration.
- to tease; fool; kid: Stop jiving me!
- insincere, pretentious, or deceptive.
- jive (Thesaurus)