subliterature

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noun sub·lit·er·a·ture \ -ˈli-tə-rə-ˌchu̇r , -ˈli-trə-ˌchu̇r , -ˈli-tər-ˌchu̇r , -ˈli-tə-ˌchu̇r , -chər , -ˌtyu̇r , -ˌtu̇r \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of subliterature

:popular writing (such as mystery or adventure stories) considered inferior to standard literature

First Known Use of subliterature

1906


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