Definition of Folk Music in English :

Define Folk Music in English

Folk Music meaning in English

Meaning of Folk Music in English

Pronunciation of Folk Music in English

Folk Music pronunciation in English

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Folk Music

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Noun

1. ethnic music, folk, folk music

the traditional and typically anonymous music that is an expression of the life of people in a community

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Folk Music

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noun
1. 
music that is passed on from generation to generation by oral tradition
Compare art music
2. 
any music composed in the idiom of this oral tradition

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Folk Music

see synonyms of folk music
1. 
traditional music made and handed down among the common people
2. 
music composed in the style of this

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Folk Music

see synonyms of folk music
n.
1. Music originating among the common people of a nation or region and spread about or passed down orally, often with considerable variation.
2. Contemporary music in the style of traditional folk music.

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