Translation of "jive" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

jive

noun uk /dʒaɪv/ us /dʒaɪv/
DANCE 舞蹈

[ S or U ] a fast dance that was very popular with young people in the 1940s and 1950s

摇摆舞(20世纪40至50年代青年人中流行的一种快舞)
My father taught me how to do the jive. 是我父亲教的我如何跳摇摆舞。
TALK 讲话

[ U ] US slang talk that has no meaning or is dishonest

花言巧语,假话,空话
Don't believe a word he says, it's just a bunch of (= a lot of) jive! 他说的话一句都别信,全是花言巧语!
verb uk /dʒaɪv/ us /dʒaɪv/
DANCE 舞蹈

[ I ] to dance a jive

跳摇摆舞
TALK 讲话

[ T ] US slang to try to make someone believe something that is untrue

愚弄;欺骗
Quit jiving me and just tell me where you were! 别骗我了,告诉我当时你在哪儿!

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