noun. ['ˈkaʊntɝˌkəltʃɝ, ˈkaʊnɝˌkəltʃɝ'] a culture with lifestyles and values opposed to those of the established culture.
- counter- (English)
- culture (English)
- cultura (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Counterculture
Example sentences of the word counterculture
1. Noun, singular or mass
In the 1970s, beards were often worn by members of the counterculture.
Quotes containing the word counterculture
1. 'Summer of Love: Art of the Psychedelic Era,' the Whitney Museum's 40th-anniversary trip down counterculture memory lane, provides moments of buzzy fun, but it'll leave you only comfortably numb. For starters, it may be the whitest, straightest, most conservative show seen in a New York museum since psychedelia was new.
- Jerry Saltz