Definition of Genre. Meaning of Genre. Synonyms of Genre

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Definition of Genre

Genre
Genre Gen"re, n. Kind; genus; class; form; style, esp. in literature. French drama was lisping or still inarticulate; the great French genre of the fabliau was hardly born. --Saintsbury. A particular demand . . . that we shall pay special attention to the matter of genres -- that is, to the different forms or categories of literature. --W. P. Trent.

Meaning of Genre from wikipedia

- Genre (from French genre 'kind, or sort') is any form or type of communication in any mode (written, spoken, digital, artistic, etc.) with socially-agreed-upon...
- A music genre is a conventional category that identifies some pieces of music as belonging to a shared tradition or set of conventions. It is to be distinguished...
- The Western is a genre set in the American frontier and commonly ****ociated with folk tales of the Western United States, particularly the Southwestern...
- Thriller is a genre of fiction, having numerous, often overlapping subgenres. Thrillers are characterized and defined by the moods they elicit, giving...
- a genre of ****anese media focusing on intimate relationships between female characters. While ****ism is a commonly ****ociated theme, the genre is...
- A film genre is a stylistic or thematic category for motion pictures based on similarities either in the narrative elements, aesthetic approach, or the...
- A video game genre is an informal classification of a video game based on how it is pla**** rather than visual or narrative elements. This is independent...
- Harem (ハーレムもの, hāremumono, "harem works") is a genre of light novels, manga, anime, hentai, and video games originating in ****an in the 1970s but exploding...
- A literary genre is a category of literature. Genres may be determined by literary technique, tone, content, or length (especially for fiction). They...
- Soul music is a po****r music genre that originated in the African American community throughout the United States in the late 1950s and early 1960s....