How to Pronounce jive?

Correct pronunciation for the word "jive" is [d͡ʒˈa͡ɪv], [d‍ʒˈa‍ɪv], [dʒ_ˈaɪ_v].

"Jive" in context

Jive is an American dance style that originated in the United States in the 1940s and early 1950s. It is a fast-paced, improvisational form of swing dance, characterized by its distinctive kicks, turns and other dance moves. It is widely seen as one of the earliest forms of rock and roll dance, with many different styles developed over the years. Jive is characterized by its dynamic moves and aerials, which can be performed individually or as part of a couple. Jive is frequently danced to swing and rock music with a fast tempo.

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