counter-culture

counter-cultures
1) N-VAR Counter-culture is a set of values, ideas, and ways of behaving that are completely different from those of the rest of society.

...a history of British counter-culture.

2) N-COUNT A counter-culture is a group in society whose values, ideas, and ways of behaving are completely different from those of the rest of society.

Not everyone joined the counterculture, not everyone demonstrated, dropped out, took drugs, or dodged the draft.


English dictionary. 2008.

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