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Definition of "beatniks" [beatniks]

  • Plural form of beatnik. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "beatniks" in a sentence
  • "San Francisco Chronicle columnist Herb Caen had nicknamed "beatniks" -"
  • "The Beat Generation is a term used to describe both a group of American writers who came to prominence in the late 1950s and early 1960s, and the cultural phenomena that they wrote about and inspired (later sometimes called "beatniks")."
  • "Others known for their creative resistances to 'mass think' include Mark Twain and later Lenny Bruce, the 'beatniks', hippies, and Viet Nam war resisters."
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