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Synonyms for punk

Synonyms for punk

a rough, violent person who engages in destructive actions

Synonyms for punk

an aggressive and violent young criminal

substance that smolders when ignited

material for starting a fire

a teenager or young adult who is a performer (or enthusiast) of punk rock and a member of the punk youth subculture

rock music with deliberately offensive lyrics expressing anger and social alienation

of very poor quality

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Since 2010, I have noticed that the return of punk is very obvious, especially with the overall theme and mix of punk elements with seasonal trends.
Album covers and photographs of famed punk icons including the Ramones and the Sex Pistols will also be on show.
The rapid decline of the Pistols mirrored that of punk itself but the genie was out of the bottle and New Wave took its place.
In fact, Cole Miller went further by saying that he is confident CM Punk will prove haters wrong once he makes his debut in Octagon come late 2015.
Beware of PUNK because it's smaller, tougher and louder than you would expect.
I basically have no real relationship with punk because (a) I was too young for its initial moment of truth, and (b) it's so not my style.
Colorado punk rockers Reno Divorce play straight-up punk rock at a freight-train pace.
The history of punk rock has become a popular topic for historians, musicologists, journalists, and other social observers.
LEFT OF THE DIAL: CONVERSATIONS WITH PUNK ICONS features interviews by musical journalist and musician David Ensminger with some of punk music's most famous figures, from Jello Biafra of the Dead Kennedys to Dave Dictor of MDC, and provides a fine survey of punk music's political sentiments and cultural traditions.
IN one of the more unlikely collaborations of the year, British sitcom legend Peter Bowles has sold his soul to punk by appearing in the new video by ageing Welsh anarchists Punks Not Dad.
ASLICE of punk life will be unveiled in Cardiff tonight with the staging of Punk Forever - a retrospective exhibition looking at the movement that marked a seismic shift in popular music.
punk subculture only through its music, Hannon takes a broader look at how punk has influenced the media, fashion, and language since its beginnings in the 1970s.
THIS gig is an example of the great pop punk scene that has exploded recently in the UK.
Rad, so there's another interview with a punk band from 20 years ago: Naked Raygun.
COLUMNIST John McKie said that punk rock was dead in last Saturday's edition of the Daily Record.