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crunk

1. noun An especially energetic style of hip hop that incorporates electronic sounds and synthesizers, along with shouted lyrics. It originated in the southern US. Lil Jon's song "Get Low" is often credited with popularizing crunk. Crunk is my favorite music to dance to in the club.
2. adjective, slang Wild and lacking restraint. Woo, that party last night was crunk—I've never had so much fun!
3. adjective, slang Drunk. Although the etymology of "crunk" is debated, it may be a portmanteau of "crazy" and "drunk." Do you remember last night at all? You were really crunk.

crunk

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1. mod. wild; crazy; out of control. (The word itself has many uses, each freshly misunderstood or derived earlier senses. It could be a blend of crud + junk, crazy + drunk, or other words, such as being a pseudo past participle of crank cocaine. There is an “energy drink” called crunk, and it claimed that the whole phenomenon is related to an extremely energetic Atlanta hip-hop star.) He’s acting crunk. Don’t let him drive!
2. mod. drunk. They went out and got totally crunk to celebrate.
3. mod. hip; cool; totally excellent. Man, this CD is crunk!
4. in. to get excited or hyped up. This brother is really crunking.
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As Lil Jon best describes his thrust with crunk, "it's the music of youth, it's a way for them to release stress from their life.
His release of various Crunk hits and Crunk rock include "Get Low," "We still Crunk" and "King of Crunk." The single track from it was "I don't give a ..." was a phenomenal success which peaked at number 50 on R&B charts.
Ault Elementary Cub Scout Pack leader Elizabeth Crunk was shocked when she heard the news, and felt compelled to help.
Crunk grew up in the business, taking the helm from his father in 1996.
Crunk Juce is an energy drink and brandy cocktail in a can, invented by American rapper Lil Jon.
Originally launched by Roswell, Ga.-based Gila Brew in 2010, Crunk Juce, also known as "CJ" is being relaunched with a new packaging design and fresh flavors.
Crunk Juce, also known as "CJ," was launched in 2010 by Gila Brew Co., LLC.
It s been six years since Lil Jon has released an album -- 2004 s "Crunk Juice," which has sold 2.5 million copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Headlining the 'Crunk Kids Tour' were BrokeNCYDE - a band able to aggravate anyone they come into contact with, already having big disputes with Senses Fail.
IT'S been two years since Ciara (pictured) delivered her Crunk 'n' B single Goodies.
SINCE BACK in the early '90s, 1992 to be exact, Atlanta producer and master of crunk Lil Jon has been doing this music thing on a large scale.
How about "crunk," as in "the Tupperware party will be mad crunk."
IN 1994 JAMES DICKEY SELECTED TONY CRUNK'S Living in the Resurrection (1995) as the winner of the prestigious Yale Series of Younger Poets competition.(1) But in the foreword Dickey struggles to elucidate the volume's themes.
Hailing from Albuquerque, New Mexico, BrokenCYDE fuse relatively niche genres - screamo and crunk - with a teeny tiny bit of nu metal to form a style that's becoming known to some as 'scrunk'.