What does funky mean?

Definitions for funky
ˈfʌŋ kifunky

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fetid, foetid, foul, foul-smelling, funky, noisome, smelly, stinking, ill-scented(adj)

    offensively malodorous

    "a foul odor"; "the kitchen smelled really funky"

  2. funky, low-down(adj)

    (of jazz) having the soulful feeling of early blues

  3. funky(adj)

    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"

  4. funky(adj)

    in a state of cowardly fright

GCIDE

  1. Funky(n.)

    having an earthy, unsophisticated style or feeling; in (Music), earthy and seemingly unsophisticated, having elements of black American blues and gospel. See 2nd funk, n.

Wiktionary

  1. funky(Adjective)

    offbeat, unconventional or eccentric.

  2. funky(Adjective)

    Not quite right; of questionable quality; not appropriate to the context.

  3. funky(Adjective)

    cool; great; excellent

  4. funky(Adjective)

    Having or relating to the smell of funk.

  5. funky(Adjective)

    relating to or reminiscent of various genres of African American music.

  6. funky(Adjective)

    Relating to, or characterized by, great fear, or funking.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Funky(adj)

    pertaining to, or characterized by, great fear, or funking

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. funky

    Said of something that functions, but in a slightly strange, klugey way. It does the job and would be difficult to change, so its obvious non-optimality is left alone. Often used to describe interfaces. The more bugs something has that nobody has bothered to fix because workarounds are easier, the funkier it is. TECO and UUCP are funky. The Intel i860's exception handling is extraordinarily funky. Most standards acquire funkiness as they age. “The new mailer is installed, but is still somewhat funky; if it bounces your mail for no reason, try resubmitting it.” “This UART is pretty funky. The data ready line is active-high in interrupt mode and active-low in DMA mode.”

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How to pronounce funky?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say funky in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of funky in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of funky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of funky in a Sentence

  1. Trisha Ruiz:

    Krazy Funky Chicken Lady.

  2. Photographer Sim Chi Yin:

    They are actually pretty funky people, most of them are kind of young and all of them have aspirations to move up the social mobility ladder.

  3. Grigor Dimitrov:

    If I win I will roll upside down on the court. So if I get to that point, every one will get to see my acrobatics live ! , i got bored on the tube. Then I just decided to take a funky photo. It was a good way to distract Grigor Dimitrov.

  4. Rickie Fowler:

    I was swinging great coming out, the driver did n’t feel very comfortable in my hands, but I was getting it around, my hand felt a little funny coming down and just made a funky move through the ball, my body stopped and flipped and I ended up in the junk( on the) left.

  5. Your Happy Memories Porter:

    Say you come home with eight shades of blue, lay all the swatches out and compare them to each other. You will start to see the subtle differences between each color. Some of the blues lean toward green or aqua. Some are a denim shade. Some have a funky undertone that you just don’t like at all.

Images & Illustrations of funky

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