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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 punk /ˈpʌŋk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Punk n.
 1. Wood so decayed as to be dry, crumbly, and useful for tinder; touchwood.
 2. A fungus (Polyporus fomentarius, etc.) sometimes dried for tinder; agaric.
 3. An artificial tinder. See Amadou, and Spunk.
 4. A prostitute; a strumpet. [Obsoles.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : of very poor quality [syn: bum, cheap, cheesy, chintzy,
             crummy, sleazy, tinny]
      n 1: an aggressive and violent young criminal [syn: hood, hoodlum,
            goon, thug, tough, toughie, strong-armer]
      2: substance that smolders when ignited; used to light fuses
         (especially fireworks)
      3: material for starting a fire [syn: kindling, tinder, touchwood,
      4: a teenager or young adult who is a performer (or enthusiast)
         of punk rock and a member of the punk youth subculture
         [syn: punk rocker]
      5: rock music with deliberately offensive lyrics expressing
         anger and social alienation; in part a reaction against
         progressive rock [syn: punk rock]