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  • adj. Worthless, unreliable
  • n. Insincere, unreliable person


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  • You keep talking about being a singer because your jive-ass brother says you have a voice and he could manage you.

    The Punany Experience

  • Perhaps it's a generational thing but making an issue out of Cuomo's comment is, itself, a shuck & a jive-ass thing to do.

    Hillary Supporter Andrew Cuomo On Her NH Win: "You Can't Shuck And Jive" w/Press Corps

  • New York Times 'columnist David Brooks appears to be one of the few people nonsensical enough to actually laud ABC's mix of jive-ass wankery and lack of conviction that was on display in last night's absurd debate.

    Huffington Post: ABC's Democratic Debate: HuffPost Bloggers Respond

  • (Clockwise left to Right) Sister Rhonna, Sister Roseanna, Sister Clara, and Sister Beatrice warm up their pipes for a turn around the Midway on James 'Velocycle, led by Father Seamus, jive-ass extraordinaire.

    View from the Northern Border

  • For instance, when Snoop Dogg was caught trying to take a giant metal police baton onto a plane in September he didn't get the chance to use it for its intended purposes - like altering the air condition levels from 21 inches away, clearing the aisle of blankets and coats so the flight attendants could have clear passage in emergencies and busting up the heads of any jive-ass muthafuckers who looked at him funny.

    Snoop Dogg’s Massive Weapon Earns Him Community Service

  • Mostly it was some kind of, you know, finger-popping, jive-ass flip nonsense ...

    CNN Transcript May 16, 2005

  • "Shiiittt, that jive-ass course don't mean nothin 'to me," he said.

    The O'Reilly Factor

  • You can vote between money for schools or no money for schools, you can vote between Jesse Jackson or some jive-ass Republican, but can't nobody with a drop of juice in -em vote between the Dance of the Seven Veils or the Super Bowl.

    Skinny Legs and All

  • He researched his market carefully; he studied Torah and Talmud, collected midrashim, quoted Rabbi Akiba - root and herb of all the jive-ass copy he wrote for the chrain-storm of flyers he left in Jewish neighborhoods.

    NPR Topics: News

  • Discover's rebuttal to Soneria's assertion that Steve Jobs is a jive-ass mofo.

    The Register


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