psychobilly

noun

psy·​cho·​bil·​ly
ˈsī(ˌ)kōˌbilē
plural -es
: music that blends punk rock and rockabilly

Word History

Etymology

psycho entry 2 + rockabilly

First Known Use

1978, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of psychobilly was in 1978

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“Psychobilly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/psychobilly. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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