heavy metal

noun

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


HEAVY METAL Defined for English Language Learners

heavy metal

noun

Definition of heavy metal for English Language Learners

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

  • : a metal that is very dense and heavy


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