bebop definition

  • noun:
    • Songs Bop.
    • An early kind of modern jazz played by small teams and featuring operating rhythms and complex, frequently dissonant harmonies.
    • an early on form of modern jazz (originating around 1940)
    • Music Bop.
    • an earlier form of modern jazz played by small groups and featuring operating rhythms and complex, usually dissonant harmonies.
    • an early as a type of modern-day jazz (originating around 1940)
  • verb:
    • To take part in bebop jazz, such as for example by moving in a way associated with the category
    • dance the bebop
    • To take part in bebop jazz, such as by dancing in ways associated with the genre
    • party the bebop

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