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heavy metal

noun

Simple Definition of heavy metal

  • : a type of loud rock music that has a strong beat

  • : a metal that is very dense and heavy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of heavy metal

  1. :  energetic and highly amplified electronic rock music having a hard beat

Examples of heavy metal in a sentence

  1. He listens to heavy metal.

  2. lead, gold, and other heavy metals



1973

First Known Use of heavy metal

1973


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