Origin of emo
Words nearby emo
How to use emo in a sentence
Union Stage presents a “not your average emo night party” that promises 2000s pop-punk tunes alongside smash hits such as Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow.”The best things to do in the D.C. area the week of July 29-Aug. 4|Fritz Hahn, Anying Guo, Chris Richards|July 29, 2021|Washington Post
It was a seminal hub for emo, hardcore, ska and punk shows in truly alternative venues.Thirty years ago, Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ rocked the Midwest|Dawson Barrett, Jonathan Wright|April 9, 2021|Washington Post
The emo rapper had been thrust into the spotlight after he was profiled in Pitchfork, igniting a viral craze.After the untimely deaths of young rappers, fans are determined to continue their legacy|Ilana Kaplan|December 4, 2020|Washington Post
The schizo CIA agent is back for more drone warfare and spycraft—this time, sans Brody and his frustratingly emo daughter.‘Homeland’ Season 4: A Stripped-Down and Surprisingly Badass Return to Form|Marlow Stern|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But despite all the chatter about Weezer's influence—about nerd rock, or emo, or whatever—I don't really hear it.Remembering Weezer’s ‘The Blue Album,’ A Garage Rock Classic, on Its 20th Anniversary|Andrew Romano|May 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This was, we must remember, despite the forgettable movie Spider-Man 3, more than just an emo haircut and Devo dance moves.
There are teenagers and baby boomers, hipsters and emo kids.
But a rivalry is brewing between the he-men and a new crop of “emo” super-dudes headed for screens next year.
Emo non quod opus est, sed quod necesse est; quod non opus est, asse carum est.Dderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes|Ludwig Dderlein
He frequently repeated, "Kabuderih emo aidarah," and his visit afforded him no more pleasure.A New Voyage Round the World in the Years 1823, 24, 25, and 26. Vol. 1|Otto von Kotzebue
It was a matter of history that famine, neither wide-spread nor local, ever gained a foothold where "Satsuma Emo" flourished.The House of the Misty Star|Fannie Caldwell Macaulay
Emo humbled the Bey of Tunis, cleared the seas, and died at Malta in 1792.Venice and its Story|Thomas Okey
I fancy that this chief is the fellow whom you heard of, Ralph, at the Island of Emo.The Coral Island|R. M. Ballantyne
British Dictionary definitions for emo
- a type of music combining traditional hard rock with personal and emotional lyrics
- (as modifier)emo bands