Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » C » Counter Tube ... Countersink Bit

COUNTERCULTURE

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does counterculture mean? 

COUNTERCULTURE (noun)
  The noun COUNTERCULTURE has 1 sense:

1. a culture with lifestyles and values opposed to those of the established culture

  Familiarity information: COUNTERCULTURE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


COUNTERCULTURE (noun)


Sense 1counterculture [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A culture with lifestyles and values opposed to those of the established culture

Classified under:

Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

Hypernyms ("counterculture" is a kind of...):

culture (the tastes in art and manners that are favored by a social group)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "counterculture"):

flower power (a counterculture of young people in the US during the 1960s and 70s)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Two heads are better than one." (English proverb)

"If you do not sow, you can't reap." (Albanian proverb)

"Fire is more bearable than disgrace." (Arabic proverb)

"Think before you begin." (Dutch proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0581 seconds