Definition of folklife in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfōklīf/


The way of life of a rural or traditional community.
Example sentences
  • Munfla has gone on to become one of the largest archives of recorded sound in Canada, with major holdings in folklore, folklife, oral history, and popular culture.
  • Theater and dance have a strong tradition in France, both in the classical sense and in the realm of folklife.
  • I was taking notes like an anthropologist about the strange folklife of the office.

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Syllabification: folk·life

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