anti-rock

adjective
an·​ti-rock | \ ˌan-tē-ˈräk, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-rock (audio) \

Definition of anti-rock

: characterized by or expressing opposition to or rejection of rock music or the standard aesthetics of rock music Part of Nirvana's appeal was in their apparent anti-rock, anti-conventional stance.— Iain Shedden

First Known Use of anti-rock

1961, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-rock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-rock. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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