Synonyms for rockabilly

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WORD ORIGIN

1956, from noun sense of rock (n.2) in the music sense + second element abstracted from hillbilly music. One of the first uses is in a "Billboard" item about Johnny Burnette's "Lonesome Train."

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nounhybrid pop music
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