funky


1funky

adjective \ˈfəŋ-kē\

Definition of FUNKY

:  being in a funk :  panicky

First Known Use of FUNKY

1845

2funky

adjective
funk·i·erfunk·i·est

Definition of FUNKY

1
:  having an offensive odor :  foul
2
:  having an earthy unsophisticated style and feeling; especially :  having the style and feeling of older black American music (as blues or gospel) or of funk <a funky beat>
3
a :  odd or quaint in appearance or feeling
b :  lacking style or taste
c :  unconventionally stylish :  hip
funk·i·ly adverb
funk·i·ness noun

Origin of FUNKY

funk offensive odor
First Known Use: 1784

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