Slang. Post-College Level. verb (used with object) to make (something) more lively and interesting, stylish, or appealing, as by a small change or addition (usually followed by up): These colorful throw pillows are an easy way to zhuzh up your living room. noun.
Where does the word Zhuzh come from?
Some attribute the word to Polari, a kind of slang used in the British underground performing arts as well as the gay subculture; the OED cites use (with the spelling zhoosh) that dates to 1977.
Is Zhuzh in the dictionary?
It’s also in the Cambridge Dictionary, defined as “to make something more interesting or attractive by changing it slightly or adding something to it.” There’s also a blog post about it on Merriam-Webster.com, which notes that “zhuzh” is not only a verb, but also a noun.
How do you spell JUJJ?
There’s an Urban Dictionary entry from 2005 with the helpful tidbit: “It is very hard to pronounce, and even harder to spell, many times often misspelled ‘ jujj ‘ or ‘jooj’. Pronounced “zhuj”, by the way.”
What does it mean to Juj?
/ʒʊʒ/ to make something more interesting or attractive by changing it slightly or adding something to it: The stylist said he would zhuzh up the outfit with a hat. 5
How does Zhuzh Tan Accelerator work?
Zhuzh! Tan Accelerator works by speeding up the process where your body’s melanin reacts naturally to UV light, accelerating natural tanning, delivering a far richer skin tone whilst allowing you to spend less time in the sun but still achieving maximum results fast.
What word class is consciousness?
noun. the state of being conscious; awareness of one’s own existence, sensations, thoughts, surroundings, etc.
Is Tszuj a real word?
Urban Dictionary says the correct spelling is Tszuj, but UD is confused because there are no less than 17 entries that attempt to spell this God-forsaken onomatopoeia.
How do you spell extra extraordinary?
Extraordinary is the normal spelling. Extra ordinary might suggest it was very ordinary, which is the opposite of what the song means. An extra large pair of trousers is a very large pair of trousers.
What type of word is exhausted?
adjective. drained of strength or energy; worn-out: The illness left me exhausted, both psychologically and physically.