(the) Jazz Age


(the) Jazz Age
the Jazz Age [the Jazz Age]
a name for the 1920s, when ↑jazz music was especially popular. The name came from the book Tales of the Jazz Age (1922) by F Scott Fitzgerald, who was called ‘the spokesman of the Jazz Age’.

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