There are 2 main translations of funk in Spanish

: funk1funk2

funk1

miedo, n.

Pronunciation /fəŋk//fʌŋk/

noun

British

  • 1

    (fear)
    miedo masculine
    mieditis feminine informal
    julepe masculine South America informal
    canguelo masculine Spain informal
    to be in a (blue) funk over sth estar cagado de miedo por algo vulgar slang
    • The messages helped snap Pottruck out of his funk.
    • I may even get better at answering mails straight away rather than letting them mount up until I drop into a blue funk about the backlog.
    • Meeting people like this is exciting and scary, but it might be just what you need to jolt yourself out of your funk.
    • For example, I can say, Sushila has been in such a blue funk that she refuses to even step out of the house.
    • She quickly snapped out of her funk, and got a good look at the boy before her.
    • But if savers and builders are sufficiently scared and sufficiently depressed, even big tax cuts may not be enough to bring them out of their funk.
    • I like words and although I have no idea where it came from, ‘blue funk’ seems an apposite description of not only how I have felt but also how I have been.
    • When Benard hits more to left field, you'll know he's out of his funk.
    • So when I was instructed to put my haggling skills to work and go in search of some bargains in York city centre I was in a blind funk.
    • The metallic scritch of a key in the lock jolted me out of my funk.
    • That financial support, albeit brief, shook Shafer out of his funk.
    • What's more, composure is dynamic throughout a season, so that players who start to slump will have a tough time getting out of their funk.
    • Thorn almost thought that the fact that she was arguing with him was a good sign, meaning that she was, at least a little, out of her funk.
    • Sometimes it requires a crisis to sort out those fitted for leadership from their confreres inclined to dash around in a blind funk.
    • Gareth shook out of his funk from watching Jude sit down and automatically shook his hand.
    • She brings him out of his funk, drags him out dancing, and gives him a new lease of life.
    • A freak car accident leaves Marie-Josée Croze in an existential funk.
    • Our Prime Minister has come out of his funk, and has some real serious plans for this country.
    • I just can't seem to focus on things that might get me out of my funk - such as getting the remortgage underway and finalised.
    • He lies in an existential funk trying to make sense of it all.
    • Job seekers anxious about seeing the freshest Craigslist posts can subscribe to a feed instead of hitting reload for hours in a paranoid funk.
    • Nothing in particular happened to cheer me up - I just came out of my funk.
    • I thought I got depressed, but even in a depressed funk, my lowest grade would be at least a ten!
    • It may only serve to get you out of your funk and into the gym - but hey, that's half the battle of any exercise program.
    • At the sound of his son's name, Andrew snapped out of his funk and slowly swung his other foot to the ground.
    • Many people assume comfort foods are eaten when a person is in a funk, depressed, bored, or lonely.
    • I was asked the other day during an interview what I do personally when I get into a blue funk.
    • August historically is his best month, and he showed signs of snapping out of his funk before the break, hitting with authority and showing patience.
    • Far from implementing smart strategies to fight terror, this administration has only succeeded in scaring the public and pushed the country into an uncharacteristic funk.
    • Back at Harlem hospital, Sugar was snapping out of her funk.
    • Who, or what, got you into the funk in the first place?
  • 2dated

    (coward)
    (masculine and feminine) gallina informal

transitive verb

British
dated, informal

  • 1

    we funked telling her the truth se nos hizo decirle la verdad Chile informal

There are 2 main translations of funk in Spanish

: funk1funk2

funk2

música funk, n.

Pronunciation /fəŋk//fʌŋk/

noun

Music

  • 1

    música funk feminine
    • These guys are laying down a night of Afro-Latin jazz, funk and soul rhythms for the people, and you're invited!
    • The result is an effort that encompasses a multitude of styles, from funk and soul to stirring ballads constructed around strong melodies.
    • Elsewhere, Jon mixes up elements of dub, jazz and ambient music into the requisite funk beats.
    • The North Queensland based group are a newly-formed but very professional outfit who fuse elements of funk and reggae with hip hop and groovy rhythms.
    • You get in free before midnight and each night offers a musical difference: jazz, soul, funk or hip-hop, with Latino beats on Sundays.
    • They're pushing out rather typical rock music with hints of hip-hop and funk, elements that are too subtle to redefine the end result.
    • The rising star has been cooking up quite a storm of late with her laid-back jazz style and blend of funk, soul, hip-hop, Latin and deep house.
    • Many consider him the father of Afrobeat, that is the combination of Nigerian high-life and Yoruba rhythms with funk, soul and jazz.
    • Yet, as the soundscapes remain tightly held together, Herren processes anything from jazz, funk or soul to dirty beats and glitches into one gigantic festival of sounds and atmospheres.
    • During that time, Madlib has expanded his scope with an extensive list of pseudonyms and collaborations that explore all forms of jazz, dub, soul, funk and psychedelia.
    • It combines elements of hip-hop, reggae, funk, punk rock and even traditional Irish folk music.
    • Rich, rhythmical patterns and grooves represent roots in African culture, or to be more exact, Afro-American music in the realm of jazz, soul and funk.
    • Many artists could list soul, funk, jazz, hip hop and r 'n' b as influences, but few could put such a personal and individual stamp on their sound.
    • On their first album, the Singers blended soul, funk, jazz and rock with lightweight dance beats, courtesy of Fila Brasilia.
    • Ploughing a wide furrow, this record draws on a history of influences from hip hop, funk, soul, and big beat.
    • At his best, he carves and splices jazz, R&B and funk elements into abstract soundscapes well-suited for a film noir soundtrack.
    • Theirs is a diverse and unlikely mix of influences, including jazz, funk, reggae and punk rock, along with Belgian brass band music, which they combine with various world music elements.
    • Just like hip hop, it's all influenced by funk, jazz and soul.
    • A sample of both albums, and soul, jazz, funk, and of course, blues genres covered, current fans were satisfied and likely new fans gained, as a night of refreshing and heartfelt ideas came to an end.
    • It makes for quite an eclectic mix, with elements of soul, funk, gospel and Rasta thrown into the hip-hop mix.