Definition of subgenre in English:

Share this entry




A subdivision of a genre of literature, music, film, etc.
Example sentences
  • There was also the breaking down of the music into subgenre after sub-genre, to the point at which it became somehow incomprehensible.
  • One of the most tried and true of the movie subgenres is the heist film.
  • His first foray into feature film-making is successful, although Ice Age is not a standout in the still-small subgenre of computer animated films.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.