pop music

pop music
music of general appeal to teenagers; a bland watered-down version of rock'n'roll with more rhythm and harmony and an emphasis on romantic love
Syn: ↑pop
Hypernyms: ↑popular music, ↑popular music genre

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ˈpop music 7 [pop music] noun
= pop

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