1. a deceitful, arrogant or pretentious person.
|Newport Jazz Festival: 1959 45: jive: [...] an unscrupulous person.|
|Third Ear n.p.: jive n. [...] 2. an unreliable person. [...] 4. a persuasive talker quick to make commitments but prone to lie and to make excuses for not delivering. 5. a person who is always late but with a semiplausible excuse.|
|Last Toke 40: Sure is better lookin’ ’n that jive ...!|
2. an unsophisticated person.
|Hy Lit’s Unbelievable Dict. of Hip Words 24: jive – A square, seed, cube.|
|Third Ear n.p.: jive n. […] 7. one who is not in the ‘know.’.|