death metal

noun

Definition of death metal

  1. :  a type of heavy metal music that is characterized by the use of dark, violent, or gory imagery

First Known Use of death metal

1984


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up death metal? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!