Definition of subject matter
: matter presented for consideration in discussion, thought, or study
Examples of subject matter in a sentence
I found the film's subject matter to be quite disturbing.
She disapproves of the artist's choice of subject matter.
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SUBJECT MATTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of subject matter for English Language Learners
: the information or ideas that are discussed or dealt with in a book, movie, etc. : what something is about
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