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English definition of “punk”

punk

noun
 
 
/pʌŋk/
STYLE [U] (also punk rock,
 
)
a style of music and fashion in the 1970s which was wild, loud, and violentPop, rock and soulTypes of music
PERSON [C] someone who wears punk clothes and likes punk musicYoung peopleLifestyles and their study
BAD MAN [C] US informal a bad young manYoung peopleMiscellaneous criminals
(Definition of punk from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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