funky
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funky(
fuhng
-
ki
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (music)
a. funky
The song caught my attention with its guitar riffs and funky basslines.La canción me llamó la atención con sus riffs de guitarra y las líneas de bajo funky.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(unconventionally stylish)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. original
Funky hairstyles are for daring girls who can carry them with ease.Los cortes originales son para las chicas osadas que pueden llevarlos cómodamente.
b. de onda
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
The fashion designer released a set of funky new dresses for his fall line.El diseñador de moda lanzó un juego de nuevos vestidos muy de onda para su línea de otoño.
3.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(stinky)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. apestoso
You should put on some deodorant. You're starting to smell a little funky.Debes ponerte desodorante. Estás empezando a oler un poco apestoso.
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funky
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (colloquial)
a. genial (fashionable, excellent)
b. muy guapo(a)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
c. muy padre
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
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funky [ˈfʌŋkɪ]
adjective
funkier (comparative)funkiest (superlative) [+music] vibrante; marchoso
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
funky
Listen to an audio pronunciation
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funky(
fahng
-
kee
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (music genre)
a. funk
¿Te gusta el funky? - ¿Que si me gusta el funky? Hermano, tengo un retrato autografiado de James Brown colgado arriba de mi cama.Do you like funk? - Do I like funk? Dude, I have a signed picture of James Brown hanging above my bed.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (related to funk)
a. funky
Por allá por los setenta, solíamos salir y bailar al ritmo de la música funky que ponían en las discotecas.Back in the seventies, we would go out and dance to the funky music the were playing in the clubs.
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funky
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a.
música funkyfunk
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. funk
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