folklife

[fohk-lahyf]

noun

the everyday life of the common people, especially of a particular region, country, or period: 18th-century New England folklife.

Nearby words

  1. folkestone,
  2. folkething,
  3. folketing,
  4. folkie,
  5. folkish,
  6. folklore,
  7. folkloric,
  8. folklorico,
  9. folklorist,
  10. folkloristics

Origin of folklife

First recorded in 1920–25; folk + life

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019