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loungecore Line breaks: lounge|core
Pronunciation: /ˈlaʊndʒkɔː/

Definition of loungecore in English:


[mass noun] informal
Easy-listening music.
Example sentences
  • But that doesn't excuse the rest of the production-line, polished-up pop that fills up the rest of this CD - pallid ballads and loungecore cocktail music, for the most part.
  • He remains one of pop's most original and eccentric artists, seamlessly straddling jazz, rock, funk, electronica, loungecore, disco and soft-porn soundtracks all at the same time.
  • The Roald Dahl reference of the title is suitable, given the tricks, trapdoors and trompe-l'oreilles that the group applies, shifting from trip hop to indie rock to loungecore and more.


1990s: from lounge + -core.

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