Definition of 'funk'
Example sentences containing 'funk'
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Same old retro funk and heavy riff. The Sun (2008)All exercises are done to an upbeat funk and soul soundtrack. The Sun (2013)Latin and funk influenced jazz performers. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Verdict Classy and compact but more suited to jazz than funk. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Musical theory lesson over, this fantastic documentary traces the history of funk music. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Then it will be funk, soul and disco classics. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A client could funk the responsibility of going in after wounded game. Into Africa - a social history of the East African Safari (1989)I was in a blue funk by this time. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)A smooth and schmaltzy love song from the funk legend. The Sun (2006)They sounded like a montage of countless funk and soul classics, but lacked the hooks to become hits. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I grew up listening to jazz, funk and house. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I grew up with gospel, soul and funk. The Sun (2010)It is a mixture of funk, hip-hop and reggae. The Sun (2011)The album sounds part No Doubt with lots of pop grooves and funk. The Sun (2013)If the predominant tone is more folk than funk, that's no bad thing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Complex rhythms, echoes of soul, funk and reggae informed their intelligent punk pop. The Sun (2006)Their tastes differ when it comes to music: she likes easy listening, he prefers funk and jazz. Times, Sunday Times (2014)From rock to rap, funk to free jazz, there is barely a musical genre that does not owe him a debt. The Sun (2015)Would a drink at the hotel bar, a trendy space with the old factory columns exposed and funk music, help the situation? Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Used Occasionally. funk is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'funk'
British English: funk NOUN
Funk is a style of dance music based on jazz and blues, with a strong, repeated bass part.
...a mixture of experimental jazz, soul, and funk.
Definition of funk from the Collins English Dictionary
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