Definition of riot girl in English:

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riot girl

(also riot grrrl)


A member of a movement of young feminists associated with aggressive punk-style rock music.
Example sentences
  • Many a future riot grrrl was raised on the Swedish superbrat heroine of Astrid Lindgren's best-selling children's books, but whether modern kids will take to her is questionable.
  • My girl's a hot girl, a riot girl and she's angry at the world!
  • We're not trying to align ourselves with riot grrrl or being a girl band, but there's no doubt that being a girl making music is still a politicized thing to do.

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Syllabification: ri·ot girl

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