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OTHER WORDS FROM counterculturecoun·ter·cul·tur·al, adjectivecoun·ter·cul·tur·ist, coun·ter·cul·tur·al·ist, noun
Example sentences from the Web for counterculture
It’s a lavishly illustrated 50-year anniversary look at drag and the counterculture, and it’s absolutely for grown-ups.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has put out some of the most countercultural, anti-authoritarian movies of the past century.Sony: Hollywood’s Most Subversive Studio Under Attack|Marlow Stern|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But with LSD, because it was countercultural, and because it was used as an experimental drug, it was not marketed properly.Frances McDormand on 'Olive Kitteridge,' Dropping LSD, and Her Beef With FX's 'Fargo'|Marlow Stern|September 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Until that equation tips, individual Republicans may break ranks on gay rights, but the party remains a countercultural bastion.
Every decade seems to demand its own unique countercultural vanguard, and hipsters have delivered in style.Dave Eggers, Arcade Fire and Other Hipsters Shun the Internet|James Poulos|September 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One outward-focused and attuned to external valuations, the other more independent, rebellious, and countercultural.The New Cool: Can Coolness Be Studied Like a Science?|Jesse Singal|June 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for counterculture
Cultural definitions for counterculture
A protest movement by American youth that arose in the late 1960s and faded during the late 1970s. According to some, young people in the United States were forming a culture of their own, opposed to the culture of Middle America. (See hippies and Woodstock.)