Associations to the word «Funky»

Wiktionary

FUNKY, adjective. (US) (slang) Offbeat, unconventional or eccentric.
FUNKY, adjective. (US) (slang) Not quite right; of questionable quality; not appropriate to the context.
FUNKY, adjective. (slang) (UK) (US) Cool; great; excellent.
FUNKY, adjective. Having or relating to the smell of funk.
FUNKY, adjective. (music) Relating to or reminiscent of various genres of African American music, especially funk.
FUNKY, adjective. (UK) (slang) (dated) Relating to, or characterized by, great fear, or funking.

Dictionary definition

FUNKY, adjective. Offensively malodorous; "a foul odor"; "the kitchen smelled really funky".
FUNKY, adjective. (of jazz) having the soulful feeling of early blues.
FUNKY, adjective. Stylish and modern in an unconventional way; "she likes funky clothes"; "we did it all in black and white in a very funky sixties style".
FUNKY, adjective. In a state of cowardly fright.

Wise words

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Aldous Huxley