a style of popular music combining the features of rock-'n'-roll and hillbilly music.
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How to use rockabilly in a sentence
In the show, they have a fantastic rockabilly hairstyle for me and great, sparkly clothes.‘Monarch’s’ hot butterfly: an interview with Kevin Cahoon | Gregg Shapiro | September 15, 2022 | Washington Blade
The ambiance is almost asexual as rockabilly and Motown play in the background.
This unique combo of rockabilly seediness and (young) Frank Sinatra glamour, fit Johnny like a Pleather glove.
British Dictionary definitions for rockabilly
a fast, spare style of White rock music which originated in the mid-1950s in the US South
(as modifier): a rockabilly number
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