genre
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /(d)ʒɑn.ɹə/
  • (British) IPA: /(d)ʒɒn.ɹə/, /(d)ʒɔn.ɹə/
  • (nonstandard, francophonic) IPA: /d͡ʒɑnɚ/
Noun

genre (plural genres)

  1. A kind; a stylistic category or sort, especially of literature or other artworks.
    The still-life has been a popular genre in painting since the 17th century.
    The computer game Half-Life redefined the first-person shooter genre.
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