skiffle Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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skifflenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈskɪf.l̩/
a ​type of ​musicpopular in ​Britain in the 1950s that is a ​mixture of jazz and folkmusic, in which ​players often ​perform on ​instruments they have made themselves
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