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Zoot

Definition of the noun Zoot

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noun

  1. [US, slang] A zoot suit.
  2. [UK, slang] A marijuana cigarette.
  3. [UK, slang] PCP; phencyclidine.
  4. [Trinidad and Tobago, slang] A cigarette butt.

Group

Zoot were a pop/rock band formed in Adelaide, South Australia in 1965 as Down the Line. They changed their name to Zoot in 1967 and by 1968 had relocated to Melbourne. They had a top five hit on the Go-Set national singles chart with a heavy rock cover of The Beatles' ballad "Eleanor Rigby" released in 1970; but they disbanded in May 1971.

Person

Who is Zoot?

Zoot a.k.a. Dave Goelz: David Dave Goelz is a puppeteer best known for his association with The Muppets, and in particular with the Muppet character The Great Gonzo. His other Muppet characters include Bunsen Honeydew, Zoot, Beauregard the stagehand and Tiny . He also performed the characters of Boober Fraggle and Uncle Travelling Matt on Fraggle Rock. He also performed the puppetry for various characters, including Sir Didymus and Wiseman's Hat in Labyrinth. Outside of puppeteering, he is the current voice actor for the Disney character Figment. After Jim Henson died in 1990, Goelz took over puppeteering Waldorf in 1992.

Music

"Zoot" a.k.a. "Zoot!" is an album by American jazz saxophonist Zoot Sims featuring tracks recorded in 1956 for the Riverside label.

  • genre: Jazz
  • released in (59 years ago)

Characters

  1. Zoot is a Muppet character and the saxophone player of a Muppet band, Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mayhem.
  2. Zoot is a fictional character from the 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
  3. Zoot is a fictional film character.
  4. Zoot is a fictional character from the 2012 film Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed.
  5. Zoot is a fictional character from the 1999 film My Favorite Martian.

Miscellanea

Zoot is a restaurant.

Phrases with Zoot

  1. zoot suit
  2. Zoot-Suiter

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Google previewVoices In My Head

PC E *2 PAT is a bass or low baritone, requiring a range from A„ - F ZOOT is a tenor or high baritone, requiring a range from A„ - F MAN ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the 1940s (2006)

by James Gilbert Ryan, Leonard C. Schlup

ZOOT SUIT AFFAIR During World War II, thousands of soldiers and sailors were based in the Los Angeles area. Off-duty military personnel frequented downtown Los Angeles. In the 1940s a large second-generation Mexican American ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of War and American Society (2005)

by Peter Karsten

The Zoot Suit Riot refers to a ten-day period in June 1943 in Los Angeles, California, when civilians and servicemen clashed with young Mexican Americans, whose distinctive dress gave name to the encounter. The term “riot” is misleading ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Minorities in American Politics: Hispanic Americans and Native Americans (2000)

by Jeffrey D. Schultz

The Zoot Suit Riots occurred in Los Angeles in June 1943 in the wake of several minor incidents between "zoot suiters" (Hispanic youths in distinctively tailored suits and long hair) and Anglo military personnel. What had started as street ...

Google previewDisasters and Tragic Events: An Encyclopedia of Catastrophes in American History [2 volumes] (2014)

by Mitchell Newton-Matza

Zoot Suit Riots (Southern California) The 1943 Zoot Suit Riots represent the culmination of antagonisms between Hispanic youths and American soldiers in southern California during the Second World War. Named after the oversized, ...

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Scrabble value of Z10O1O1T1

The value of this 4-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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