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  • n. The state or quality of being funky.


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  • This pdf comes from many and diverse materials, so you have my apologies for any "funkiness" with it...

    Archive 2007-03-01

  • This one comes from many and diverse materials, so you have my apologies for any "funkiness" with the pdf... it's what i had to work with...

    Archive 2005-12-01

  • Then he played Daniel Felsenfeld's reworking of "Play That Funky Music White Boy," which takes the almost comically over-the-top vamp of the famous funk bass line and drains it of every ounce of "funkiness," leaving only a brittle, nervous yammer in its place.

    17 dots

  • nice blow-by-blow analysis. big fan of so kong dong's soondae actually... i do think it's the best i've found so far. beverly is ok, but it has a kind of funkiness that i'm not quite that in tune with. if skd had kalbi combos that'd be perfect. but in a way, i'm kinda glad they don't. it's all about the soon tofu, take it or leave it! i can respect that.

    Koreatown Battle of the Tofu Houses: Beverly Soon Tofu VS. So Kong Dong Tofu

  • The time is not for hip glorification of "funkiness" and blind anger, but for greater understanding and communion among all those ” white and black ” who despise racism and work for its elimination.

    Politics and Morality

  • The "funkiness and earthiness from the flask," Mr. Wilson writes, brought back memories of a travel assignment in Amsterdam that turned into a seedy night — an uncomfortable visit to a sex show followed by shot-after-shot of genever chased with beer (what the Dutch call kopstoot or "head butt").

    On a Spirited Journey

  • Speaking also as artistic director of WSC, now in its 21st season, Henley says some die-hards may miss the "uniqueness and funkiness" of the company's former home in the leaky Clark Street Playhouse, in the shadow of the Pentagon in Arlington.

    Backstage at Washington Shakespeare Company's 'Juno and the Paycock'

  • Jim Milliot, co-editorial director of the book-trade magazine Publishers Weekly, said it works because "there's a funkiness to it—it doesn't seem like a corporate thing."

    Brooklyn Welcomes a City Full of Readers

  • In Leadville or Breckenridge you could see the heritage but once you got to Aspen you could smell the funkiness.

    The gonzo guide to Aspen

  • We believe strongly in funkiness, in great shoes, fabulous clothes, and excellent, preferably vintage, accessories, but tattoos reek of trying too hard to be cool.

    Ten Miles Past Normal


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