Definition of “funky” - English Dictionary

“funky” in British English

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funkyadjective

uk /ˈfʌŋ.ki/ us /ˈfʌŋ.ki/

funky adjective (MUSIC)

used to describe a style of music, usually for dancing to, with a strong rhythm based on jazz and a tune that repeats:

Have you heard their new record? It's really funky.

funky adjective (FASHIONABLE)

slang fashionable in an unusual and noticeable way:

She has some really funky clothes.

funky adjective (BAD)

US informal having a bad smell or appearance:

The sour cream smells kind of funky.

(Definition of “funky” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“funky” in American English

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funkyadjective

us /ˈfʌŋ·ki/

funky adjective (STYLE)

in a style that is informal and unusual:

Darcy usually wears really funky clothes.

funky adjective (MUSIC)

having to do with funk (= a style of music related to jazz):

a funky beat

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