definition 1: a particular type, sort, or category.
example: The bookstore also sells music CDs of various genres.
definition 2: a category of artistic work marked by a particular specified form, technique, or content.
example: Satire, comedy, and tragedy are literary genres that we’ll be exploring this semester.
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Collocations: Words often used in combination with the noun genre
MODIFIER + genre: musical ~ , literary ~ , fiction ~ , popular ~ , favorite ~ , horror ~ , fantasy ~ , thriller ~ , documentary ~ , hybrid ~ , comic ~ , sci-fi ~ , gangster ~ , superhero ~