Definitions for nu metal

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  1. nu metal(Noun)

    A genre of music characterized by negative lyrics, aggressive vocals, and rock or metal instrumentals with influences from grunge and hip-hop.

  2. Origin: new (playfully) + metal


  1. Nu metal

    Nu metal is a subgenre of heavy metal music. It is a fusion genre which combines sounds, influences and characteristics of heavy metal and its subgenres such as groove metal, thrash metal and alternative metal with other genres, including hip hop, grunge, hardcore punk, funk and industrial. It is classed as part of alternative metal.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bob McNally:

    Balances show we are oversupplied and OPEC is in pedal-to-the-metal mode.

  2. Sanjay Correa:

    We pretty much got to the point where you run out of the capability of metal.

  3. Simon Kay:

    The question is always going to be: How do we get the message from the mind to the metal?

  4. Melanie Gaydos:

    My very first professional job was with the German heavy metal band Rammstein, that was a lot of fun.

  5. Metastasio:

    As gold is tried by the furnace, and the baser metal shown, so the hollow-hearted friend is known by adversity.


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