country and western
noun Date: 1960 country musicusually hyphenated in attributive use

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Country and Western — Country and Western,   Abkürzung C & W [amerikanisch, kʌntrɪ ənd westən], in den Vierzigerjahren in den USA aufgekommene Spielart der Countrymusic, die vor allem durch ihre Verwendung in Westernfilmen Hollywoods geprägt worden ist; daher auch der …   Universal-Lexikon

  • country and western — n [U] formal popular music in the style of music from the southern and western US …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • country and western — n. COUNTRY MUSIC * * * …   Universalium

  • country and western — noun uncount COUNTRY MUSIC …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • country and western — also country and western N UNCOUNT: oft N n Country and western is the same as country music. ...a successful country and western singer …   English dictionary

  • country-and-western — see country and western …   English dictionary

  • country-and-western — /kun tree euhn wes teuhrn/, n. See country music. [1955 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • country and western — noun country music …   Wiktionary

  • country-and-western — adjective Describing country music …   Wiktionary

  • country and western — noun country music …   English new terms dictionary

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