HyperDic: rock_music

English > 1 sense of the expression rock music:
NOUNcommunicationrock music, rock 'n' roll, rock'n'roll, rock-and-roll, rock and roll, rocka genre of popular music originating in the 1950s
English > rock music: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningA genre of popular music originating in the 1950s; a blend of black rhythm-and-blues with white country-and-western.
Synonymsrock 'n' roll, rock'n'roll, rock-and-roll, rock and roll, rock
Category ofbackbeatA loud steady beat
PartsbackbeatA loud steady beat
Narrowerheavy metal, heavy metal musicLoud and harsh sounding rock music with a strong beat
progressive rock, art rockA style of rock music that emerged in the 1970s
psychedelic rock, acid rockA musical style that emerged in the 1960s
punk rock, punkrock music with deliberately offensive lyrics expressing anger / anger and social alienation
Broaderpopular music, popular music genreAny genre of music having wide appeal (but usually only for a short time)
Spanishmúsica rock, rock and roll, rock-and-roll, rock, rock'n'roll, rock & roll
Catalanmúsica rock, rock and roll, rock-and-roll, rock, rock & roll

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