- Jazz or swing music.
- The jargon of jazz musicians and enthusiasts.
- Slang Deceptive, nonsensical, or glib talk: "the sexist, locker-room jive of men boasting and bonding” ( Trip Gabriel).
- To play or dance to jive music.
- Slang To talk nonsense; kid.
- Slang To talk or chat: "You just jive in one big group, putting each other on, trying to top the last line” ( Time).
- Slang To cajole or mislead.
- Slang Misleading; phony.