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English definition of “punk”


noun (CULTURE)    /pʌŋk/
[U] a culture popular among young people , especially in the late 1970s, involving opposition to authority expressed through shocking behaviour , clothes , and hair , and fast , loud music Young people [C] (also punk rocker) a person who wears punk clothes and likes punk music Young people
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