Definition of Jug band

1. Noun. A musical group that uses jugs and washboards and kazoos and other improvised instruments.

Generic synonyms: Ensemble



Definition of Jug band

1. Noun. (music) Especially in the U. S., a group of rustic musicians, specializing in bluegrass or folk music, whose instruments include empty jugs, bottles, and similar containers of various sizes which produce musical sounds when the player blows across the openings at the tops of their necks. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jug Band

judiciousnesses
judies
judo
judogi
judogis
judoist
judoists
judoka
judokas
judolike
judos
juds
judy
jug
jug-eared
jug band (current term)
jug ears
jug hold
jug holds
jug wine
juga
jugal
jugal bone
jugal ligament
jugal point
jugale
jugals
jugata
jugate
jugated

Literary usage of Jug band

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1. Science and Art Department of the Committee of Council on Education (1863)
"(3061) wuu GREY and BLUE STONEWARE JUG; band 4031. of raised figure subjects under arcades—H. 11 in. ..."

2. Life and Light for Woman by Woman's Board of Missions (1888)
"Star Soc'y, 22.17; Dover, Coral Workers, 3.50; Geneseo, Envelope and jug band, 5; Rosemond, Busy Bees, 25, 65 67 SUNDAY-SCHOOLS: Lombard, 10; ..."

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