Associations to the word «Bluegrass»


BLUEGRASS, noun. (countable) Kentucky bluegrass, Poa pretensis.
BLUEGRASS, noun. (uncountable) A style of country music with roots in Scots-Irish Appalachian folk music, blues, and jazz and characterized by banjos, fiddles, acoustic guitars, dobros, and mandolins; but containing no drums, electric guitars, pianos or other keyboard or wind instruments.
BLUEGRASS GOSPEL, noun. (music) A genre of bluegrass influenced by black gospel and Southern gospel.
BLUEGRASS JAZZ, noun. Synonym of bluegrass-jazz.
BLUEGRASS STATE, proper noun. (informal) The US state of Kentucky.

Dictionary definition

BLUEGRASS, noun. Any of various grasses of the genus Poa.
BLUEGRASS, noun. An area in central Kentucky noted for it bluegrass and thoroughbred horses.
BLUEGRASS, noun. A type of country music played at a rapid tempo on banjos and guitars.

Wise words

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