splatterpunk

splatterpunk

[splat-er-puhngk]
noun
a form of fiction featuring extremely graphic violence.

Origin:
1985–90

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splatterpunk (ˈsplætəˌpʌŋk)
 
n
a literary genre characterized by graphically described scenes of an extremely gory nature
 
[C20: from splatter + punk1]

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Main Entry:  splatterpunk
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a genre of fiction, computer games, and film depicting many violent deaths and extreme sexual situations
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