Subscribe English
look up any word, like bae:
 
14.
Texas Holdem Poker term when a person has a hand of a Jack and a 5.
Jack + 5 = Jackson Five = Motown...Motown never loses.
by D July 21, 2004
13 33
 
1.
Musical movement started by Motown Record Corporation that introduced artists such as The Funk Brothers, Marvin Gaye, The Jackson 5, Martha & The Vandellas, Rare Earth, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, The Temptations, and The Contours.
Motown is the basis for every genre of music today.
by kayleigh November 05, 2004
214 57
 
2.
Another name for Detroit, Michigan, short for motor town, which originates from the location of general motors in said city
The tigers, lions, and pistons all play in Motown
by Sj playah May 10, 2008
78 25
 
3.
The best music ever
by anonymous October 10, 2003
124 97
 
4.
Cool 60's music
by anonymous September 06, 2003
79 64
 
5.
In poker, a pair of jacks and a pair of fives. Comes from pronunciation "jacks and fives" sounding like Jackson 5, famous band on Motown Records.
Dead Man's Hand (AA88) beats Motown (JJ55).
by Coell May 12, 2005
47 41
 
6.
Modesto, ca 209 where gangstas at, we like the yay, we play no games.. i'm from San Ho, but somewhat raced here so i gotta give it some luv u know
where u from?
MO TOWN!..

modesto, turlock0, Merced,Tracy,Stockton, etc.
by Big Booty Ho September 30, 2004
50 49
 
7.
Short for Morgantown, West Virginia, home of West Virginia University and the Mountaineers. "Where greatness is learned and couches are burned."
1: "Yo, where you from?"
2: "I'm from Motown."
1: "You mean Detroit?"
2: "Nah, Morgantown, West Virginia, the REAL Motown."
by JohnnyMay August 14, 2009
46 48