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Synonyms for punk
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hood, hoodlum, goon, punk, thug, tough, toughie, strong-armernoun

    an aggressive and violent young criminal

    Synonyms:
    goon, sticker, stumper, lubber, oaf, strong-armer, ruffian, stumblebum, tinder, kindling, cowling, poser, exhaust hood, tough, cowl, punk rocker, street fighter, bully, clod, yobo, thug, toughie, yob, hooligan, roughneck, spunk, yobbo, hoodlum, lummox, punk rock, lout, lump, touchwood, rowdy, lens hood, gawk, bonnet, hood, cap

    Antonyms:
    superior

  2. punknoun

    substance that smolders when ignited; used to light fuses (especially fireworks)

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, punk rocker, touchwood, hoodlum, tinder, thug, punk rock, hood, kindling, toughie, spunk

    Antonyms:
    superior

  3. kindling, tinder, touchwood, spunk, punknoun

    material for starting a fire

    Synonyms:
    hoodlum, firing, goon, lighting, tinder, hood, mettle, ignition, spunk, strong-armer, heart, toughie, tough, punk rock, kindling, inflammation, thug, punk rocker, nerve, touchwood

    Antonyms:
    superior

  4. punk rocker, punknoun

    a teenager or young adult who is a performer (or enthusiast) of punk rock and a member of the punk youth subculture

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, punk rocker, touchwood, hoodlum, tinder, thug, punk rock, hood, kindling, toughie, spunk

    Antonyms:
    superior

  5. punk rock, punkadjective

    rock music with deliberately offensive lyrics expressing anger and social alienation; in part a reaction against progressive rock

    Synonyms:
    strong-armer, goon, tough, punk rock, punk rocker, touchwood, hoodlum, tinder, thug, hood, kindling, toughie, spunk

    Antonyms:
    superior

  6. bum, cheap, cheesy, chintzy, crummy, punk, sleazy, tinnyadjective

    of very poor quality; flimsy

    Synonyms:
    seamy, flashy, chintzy, garish, inexpensive, trashy, chinchy, meretricious, tacky, gimcrack, squalid, loud, seedy, flash, brassy, cheap, crummy, sleazy, cheesy, gaudy, tawdry, bum, tinny, tatty, sordid

    Antonyms:
    superior

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. punknoun

    Synonyms:
    prostitute, STRUMPET

  2. punknoun

    Synonyms:
    touchwood, spunk, agaric, amadou, german tinder

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How to use punk in a sentence?

  1. Glen Plake:

    I was raising hell, you know, i grew up in a gambling town as a mogul skier, which is about as punk rock as it gets. I was living fast and I wasn't really afraid to show it.

  2. Meghan McCain:

    I am concerned about the environment. I love to wear black. I think government is best when it stays out of people's lives and business as much as possible. I love punk rock. I believe in a strong national defense. I have a tattoo. I believe government should always be efficient and accountable. I have lots of gay friends. And yes, I am a Republican.

  3. Jeff Farrell:

    There is a remarkable variety of kids who become gutter punk, many come from broken homes, or are throwaway kids. But there are also people from affluent backgrounds. This is a very varied set of kids, just like at any high school across the country.

  4. Pertti Kurikka:

    It is nice that we are gaining popularity. But we are no softies. We are straight up punk rockers.

  5. Robert De Niro:

    He’s so blatantly stupid. He’s a punk, he’s a dog, he’s a pig, he’s a con, a bully, a bulls—t artist, a mutt who doesn’t know what he’s talking about… I’d like to punch him in the face.

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