a style of mostly instrumental electronic music, originating in London, influenced by and characterized by syncopated rhythm and an emphasis on bass and drum elements.
a genre of electronic music conveying a dark and brooding atmosphere through prominent bass lines
[doo-buh-fey, dyoo-; French dy-by-fe] /ˌdu bəˈfeɪ, ˌdyu-; French dü büˈfɛ/ noun 1. Jean [zhahn] /ʒɑ̃/ (Show IPA), 1901–85, French painter. /French dybyfɛ/ noun 1. Jean (ʒɑ̃). 1901–85, French painter, inspired by graffiti and the untrained art of children and psychotics
[dyk] /dük/ noun, plural ducs [dyk] /dük/ (Show IPA). French. 1. .
[duh-byook] /dəˈbyuk/ noun 1. a city in E Iowa, on the Mississippi River.
[doo-kuh l, dyoo-] /ˈdu kəl, ˈdyu-/ adjective 1. of or relating to a or dukedom. /ˈdjuːkəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to a duke or duchy adj. late 15c., from Middle French ducal (15c.), from Late Latin ducalis, from Latin dux (genitive ducis); see duke (n.).