Black Music:
In former days it was used as a bad word for describing the alleged black Americans odor. About the late 50ties black people in America adapted the word and turned it into something positive (like say did with other words as well like 'bad'). So it became an expression reserved for black people meaning their lifestyle and upcoming self-confidence. Especially in Jazz music at that time it was a new style/type of playing called funky (e.g. Horace Silver and Jimmy Smith) which found it's way in the 60ties into R'n'B music and led to the creation to Funk music in the late 60ties with protagonists like James Brown, the meters, sly and the family stone and the bar kays... Funk had it's peak between the early and midseventies, before Disco came as a kind of fake-funk. Funk also can be seen as predecessor for Disco and for contamporary musical styles like Hip Hop, Acid Jazz, Drum'n Bass, House, Big Beat and Crossover/Funkrock/Funkmetal. Which (exept the latter) all sample Funk Music.
James Brown: "It's got to be funky" and "Make it funky"
Lee Dorsey: "Everything I do gonna be funky from know on"
"James Brown's "the funky drummer" is one of the most sampled Funk songs"
by funkalot August 28, 2005
(adj). The distinct aroma emitted during the fornication of two African Americans.

"Why does it smell like funk in DeKwon's room?"
"Cause he's always bangin' Moesha."
by Jack Grundle December 20, 2007
to replace the word fuck.
ex:1- "what the funk!"

ex:2- "why dont you go funk yourself?"
by fjaksdfj. May 06, 2007
To have sex with without any meaning or love involved
That Amy girl "funked" half of I Never Said Forever
by Ragedoll May 01, 2007
the word people refer to as cocaine
"Smoke a blunt, get drunk, hit a line of that funk"
by DETROIT248 November 28, 2006
Funk is that odor that wofts from your crotch after a long sweaty day of doing yardwork. The odor of sweaty balls and rump rot when you are just sitting down to take a break after hard doing some hard work
I worked out side allday today and had to ring out my underwear before my wife blew me. She said "I've got the funk".
by Outsideventman December 05, 2006
summit stinky. strong smell.
'shit man can smell dat skunky funky shit back at my crib homez'
by deardon March 13, 2006
a) having bad body odor
b) used sometimes as a substitute for the word fuck
Holy fuck did you smell him? He was funk-ified.

On the edited version of 'Friday', Red told Craig and Smokey "man, that's funked up" after Red got his chain stolen by Deebo
by Ricky Roma December 27, 2003
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