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OTHER WORDS FROM counterculturecoun·ter·cul·tur·al, adjectivecoun·ter·cul·tur·ist, coun·ter·cul·tur·al·ist, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for countercultural
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
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
The mainstream assimilation of countercultural values is no longer just a social phenomenon.
But Palin, like McGovern, represents an avid, countercultural minority that overestimates its own appeal and overplays its hand.
British Dictionary definitions for countercultural
Cultural definitions for countercultural
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.)