Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » B » Beating-reed Instrument ... Bed Clothing

BEBOP

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does bebop mean? 

BEBOP (noun)
  The noun BEBOP has 1 sense:

1. an early form of modern jazz (originating around 1940)

  Familiarity information: BEBOP used as a noun is very rare.


BEBOP (verb)
  The verb BEBOP has 1 sense:

1. dance the bebop

  Familiarity information: BEBOP used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BEBOP (noun)


Sense 1bebop [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An early form of modern jazz (originating around 1940)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

bebop; bop

Hypernyms ("bebop" is a kind of...):

jazz (a genre of popular music that originated in New Orleans around 1900 and developed through increasingly complex styles)


BEBOP (verb)


Sense 1bebop [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Dance the bebop

Classified under:

Verbs of walking, flying, swimming

Synonyms:

bebop; bop

Hypernyms (to "bebop" is one way to...):

dance; trip the light fantastic; trip the light fantastic toe (move in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s

Sentence example:

They bebop her vice president


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Nothing succeeds like success." (English proverb)

"Feed the goat to fill the pot." (Albanian proverb)

"If you mentioned the wolf you better prepare the stick." (Arabic proverb)

"Shared grief is half grief" (Dutch proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0745 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: