Meaning of “funk” in the English Dictionary

"funk" in American English

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funknoun [ U ]

us /fʌŋk/

funk noun [ U ] (UNHAPPY STATE)

the state of being unhappy and without hope:

The team’s been in a funk, losing three of the last four games.

funk noun [ U ] (MUSIC)

a style of music related to jazz, with a strong rhythm

(Definition of “funk” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)