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acid house

noun
1.
Chiefly British. a style of disco music marked by heavy bass and synthesizer rhythms, often associated with the taking of LSD and MDMA.
Origin
1985-1990
1985-90
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Acid House

noun
1.
a type of funk-based electronically edited disco music of the late 1980s, which has hypnotic sound effects and is associated with hippy culture and the use of the drug ecstasy
Word Origin
C20: perhaps from acid (LSD) + House (music)
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Contemporary definitions for acid house
noun

a type of dance music with a driving tempo and synthesized sounds

Usage Note

associated with drug-taking

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