Meaning of “skiffle” in the English Dictionary

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"skiffle" in British English

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skifflenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈskɪf.əl/ us /ˈskɪf.əl/

a type of music popular in Britain in the 1950s that is a mixture of jazz and folk music, in which players often perform on instruments they have made themselves

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