Definition of country music in English:

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country music

Pronunciation: /ˌkəntrē ˈmyo͞ozik/

noun

A form of popular music originating in the rural southern US. It is traditionally a mixture of ballads and dance tunes played characteristically on fiddle, guitar, steel guitar, drums, and keyboard. Also called country and western.
Example sentences
  • This is gleefully subversive country music for people who think they hate country music.
  • I have to say that I don't think that Irish country music needs any re-igniting at the moment.
  • This was a reminder of what country music should be: something primal.
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