Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

honky-tonk

adjective [before noun]  
 
uk
/ˈhɒŋ.ki.tɒŋk/
How to pronounce honky-tonk adjective in British English
 
us
/ˈhɑːŋ.ki.tɑːŋk/
How to pronounce honky-tonk adjective in American English
View dictionary definition of honky-tonk »
(Pronunciation of honky-tonk adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Translations of “honky-tonk”

Word of the Day

amicable

relating to behaviour between people that is pleasant and friendly, often despite a difficult situation

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More