-core


a combining form extracted from hard-core and used especially to form words that name a rebellious, antimainstream lifestyle, social movement, type of music, etc.: emocore; queercore.

Nearby words

  1. -coccal,
  2. -coccus,
  3. -coel,
  4. -coele,
  5. -colous,
  6. -corn,
  7. -cosm,
  8. -cracy,
  9. -crat,
  10. -cule

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British Dictionary definitions for queercore

-core

n combining form

indicating a type of popular musicdancecore

adj combining form

indicating the number of processing units working in parallel in a computerdual-core
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