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Definition 1: in a state of cowardly fright - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(funky is similar to ...) lacking courage; ignobly timid and faint-hearted

"cowardly dogs, ye will not aid me then"

Definition 2: (of jazz) having the soulful feeling of early blues - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for funky in the sense of this definition

(funky is similar to ...) of more than usual emotion

"his behavior was highly emotional"

(funky belongs to category ...) a genre of popular music that originated in New Orleans around 1900 and developed through increasingly complex styles

Definition 3: offensively malodorous - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where funky or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a foul odor
  • the kitchen smelled really funky

Synonyms for funky in the sense of this definition

(funky is similar to ...) having an unpleasant smell

Definition 4: stylish and modern in an unconventional way - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where funky or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she likes funky clothes
  • we did it all in black and white in a very funky sixties style

(funky is similar to ...) not conventional or conformist

"unconventional life styles"

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