Translation of "jazz" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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jazznoun [ U ]

uk /dʒæz/ us /dʒæz/

A2 a type of modern music originally developed by African-Americans, with a rhythm in which the strong notes often come before the beat. Jazz is usually improvised (= invented as it is played).

爵士乐;爵士乐曲

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(Translation of “jazz” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)