Definition of razzmatazz noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

razzmatazz

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌræzməˈtæz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌræzməˈtæz//
 
(also razzamatazz
BrE BrE//ˌræzəməˈtæz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌræzəməˈtæz//
 
)
(also razzle-dazzle)[uncountable](informal)
 
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a lot of noisy exciting activity that is intended to attract people’s attention The documentary focuses on the razzmatazz of an American political campaign. Word Origin late 19th cent.: probably an alteration of razzle-dazzle.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: razzmatazz