razzle

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n razzle any exciting and complex play intended to confuse (dazzle) the opponent
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Usage

In literature:

Then I sought out French Frank, the oyster pirate, who wanted to sell, I had heard, his sloop, the Razzle Dazzle.
"John Barleycorn" by Jack London
Some of them plainly expressed the opinion that he had gone on the razzle with the money.
"The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists" by Robert Tressell
He had me razzle-dazzled.
"The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete" by Winston Churchill
He's on for a razzle backache spree.
"Ulysses" by James Joyce
Dere's a reg'lar razzle-dazzle fight goin' on heah.
"Camp and Trail" by Isabel Hornibrook
No more razzle-dazzle for master!
"A Student in Arms" by Donald Hankey
A great scoop rewarded with a razzle.
"The Colossus" by Opie Read
I wonder he could sleep, After the razzle-dazzle ... Concubines!
"Krindlesyke" by Wilfrid Wilson Gibson
It was poker dice now, having begun as razzle dazzle.
"Wolf Breed" by Jackson Gregory
I've got a new spool for it that'll razzle-dazzle you.
"The Creature from Cleveland Depths" by Fritz Reuter Leiber
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In news:

There's still a lot of razzle-dazzle at this year's North American auto show.
Michelle Obama's 'razzle-dazzle' Alexander McQueen ball gown .
Imani razzles and dazzles their way to a surprising 4-1 start.
Razzle -Dazzle in Design.
Mom daughter duo razzle-dazzle crowd with multimillion dollar Broadway costume collection.
Razzle-dazzle absent at Windows 8 launch event.
'Chicago' brings back razzle-dazzle .
Give 'em the ol' Razzle-Dazzle .
Betty Lightner, Jim Lightner and Martha Murphy sing "Razzle Dazzle" for the upcoming Whidbey Children's Theater benefit, 'Gotta Sing.
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is one of a string of hit films revamped with razzle-dazzle and shoved onto a stage.
Will bring some razzle dazzle to the stage when he takes on the role of lawyer Billy Flynn in Broadway's Chicago this month.
COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M has put together a remarkable highlight video of quarterback Johnny Manziel's freshman season – and it's hard to believe all of the razzle-dazzle on display occurred in only 10 games.
It's a handful prepping for Boise State's razzle-dazzle.
It's a handful prepping for Boise State's razzle- dazzle .
Mom daughter duo razzle- dazzle crowd with multimillion dollar Broadway costume collection.
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In science:

A Physicist’s Guide to Kalman Filters, World Wide Web, Mar 1998. http: //razzle.stanford.edu/~bbjones/expkal.pdf.
A Search for Gamma-Ray Bursts and Pulsars, and the Application of Kalman Filters to Gamma-Ray Reconstruction
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