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English definition of “folk”


adjective [before noun]     /fəʊk/ US  /foʊk/
traditional to or typical of a particular group or country , especially one where people mainly live in the countryside , and usually passed on from parents to their children over a long period of time : folk culture Custom, tradition and conformity B1 describes art that expresses something about the lives and feelings of ordinary people in a particular group or country , especially those living in the countryside : folk art folk dancing Ordinary peopleThe visual arts in general
(Definition of folk adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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