Rockabilly meaning

rŏkə-bĭlē
A form of popular music combining features of rock music and bluegrass.
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An early form of rock-and-roll with a strong country music influence.
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(uncountable) A genre of music originating from the South (United States) and mixing elements of rock, blues, country, hillbilly boogie and bluegrass music.
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(countable) A member of the subculture associated with rockabilly music.
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Origin of rockabilly

  • rock(-and-roll) (hill)billy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Blend of rock and hillbilly

    From Wiktionary