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jive

noun [S or U] (DANCE)
舞蹈
 
 
/dʒaɪv/
a fast dance which 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。
Names of dances
(Definition of jive noun (DANCE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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