Definitions for Funk

Definitions for (noun) Funk

Main entry: funk

Definition: an earthy type of jazz combining it with blues and soul; has a heavy bass line that accentuates the first beat in the bar

Main entry: Funk, Casimir Funk

Definition: United States biochemist (born in Poland) who showed that several diseases were caused by dietary deficiencies and who coined the term `vitamin' for the chemicals involved (1884-1967)

Main entry: blue funk, funk

Definition: a state of nervous depression

Usage: he was in a funk

Definitions for (verb) Funk

Main entry: cringe, wince, squinch, shrink, flinch, funk, quail, recoil

Definition: draw back, as with fear or pain

Usage: she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf

Visual thesaurus for Funk