riot grrrl

noun \-ˈgərl, -ˈgər‧əl, -ˈgə̄l\

Definition of riot grrrl


riot grrrls

  1. :  a girl or woman who participates in a feminist punk subculture

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Origin and Etymology of riot grrrl

grrrl alteration (influenced by grrr representing growling sound) of girl

First Known Use: 1991

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to cast off or become cast off

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