(orig. US black) a deceitful, arrogant or pretentious person.
|Tales (1969) 14: Who told you to try to steal it, jive ass.|
|Bounty of Texas (1990) 208: jive ass, n. – someone always talking trash or nonsense.‘Catheads [...] and Cho-Cho Sticks’ in Abernethy|
|No Beast So Fierce 219: Aaron asked where Willy had gone. ‘To buy some dope, the jive ass is undependable.’.|
|Runnin’ Down Some Lines 43: Names like jive ass, jive nigger [...] refer to the talker who bounces the conversational ball off the wall [...] or who demonstrates ignorance about the subject being discussed.|
|Central Sl. 31: jive ass An asshole [...] ‘Get that jive ass mother fucker out of here ’fore I body slam his jive ass!’.|
|Crack War (1991) 217: ‘Jive ass,’ Pappy muttered.|
|Rope Burns 230: Jive-ass, ain’t no cabs cruisin these parts, you think I a fool?|