The definition of jive is to talk in a way that is insincere or exaggerated in an attempt to fool people.(verb)
To jive is to tell a group of people about a wealthy relative that you really don't have just because you want to impress them.
See jive in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: altered < jibe: sense development, to taunt—banter—improvise—swing (music)
See jive in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Origin unknown.
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