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Funky  n.  Having an earthy, unsophisticated style or feeling; in (Music), Earthy and seemingly unsophisticated, having elements of black American blues and gospel. See 2nd funk, n.

Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48

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"Funky" Quotes from Famous Books

... with troubled affection at the kitchen window. Day I caught her in the street pinching her cheeks to make them red. Anemic a little. Was given milk too long. On the ERIN'S KING that day round the Kish. Damned old tub pitching about. Not a bit funky. Her pale blue scarf loose in the wind with her hair. All dimpled cheeks and curls, Your ...
— Ulysses • James Joyce

... taken on the Philistines for the destruction of the snow man. Every one felt the importance of a counter-attack, for unless something of the kind were attempted, as Acton remarked in his opening speech, "they'll think we're funky of them, and they'll simply come down here as often as they like, ...
— The Triple Alliance • Harold Avery

... he dug up. He says you will not be a full blown soldier for a year. He had a cousin who was a sergeant in India—and had his brains burst out in battle. When do you begin to fight? Tell us if you feel funky, and what the enemy looks like, and who they are. We think you ought to write us a much jollier letter. Roy's leg is first-rate, and he is up on the garden wall now like a cat. We sit there to do our evening prep: for old Selby. Good-bye. We're on the lookout for your ...
— His Big Opportunity • Amy Le Feuvre

Words linked to "Funky" :   smelly, ill-scented, emotional, foul, malodorous, stinky, foetid, foul-smelling, jazz, malodourous, stinking, ill-smelling, unconventional, unpleasant-smelling, cowardly, fearful

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