Definition of counterculture in English:


Syllabification: coun·ter·cul·ture
Pronunciation: /ˈkountərˌkəlCHər


  • A way of life and set of attitudes opposed to or at variance with the prevailing social norm: the idealists of the 60s counterculture
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    • Right now the counterculture's online and mainstream culture's in space.
    • Over the past two decades Almodóvar has moved from the counterculture to the mainstream.
    • It should appeal to readers interested in social issues, psychology and the counterculture.

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