Definition of alt-country in English:

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alt-country

Pronunciation: /ˈôltˌkəntrē/
(also alt.country)

noun

A style of country music that is influenced by alternative rock.
Example sentences
  • Stylistically, both bands remained just outside any standard indie rock and alt-country conventions.
  • The Duke electrified the stage with their unique blend of alt-country and hard rock, ensuring that audience members would quickly snap up every copy of their new album before the day was over.
  • Obviously heavily influenced by Americana alt.country, she transcends them all in stunningly enthralling style.

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Syllabification: alt-coun·try

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