beatniks definition

  • noun:
    • Plural kind of beatnik.
    • a United States youth subculture of 1950s; declined possessions or regular work or traditional dress; for public lifestyle and psychedelic medicines and anarchism; preferred contemporary kinds of jazz (age.g., bebop)
    • Plural kind of beatnik.
    • a United States youth subculture of this 1950s; rejected possessions or regular work or traditional gown; for communal living and psychedelic drugs and anarchism; favored modern-day kinds of jazz (e.g., bebop)

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