grunge Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “grunge” in the English Dictionary

"grunge" in British English

See all translations

grungenoun [U]

uk   us   /ɡrʌndʒ/
a ​type of rockmusic and a ​fashion for ​untidyclothes, ​popular in the early 1990s: Nirvana was one of the most ​famous grunge ​bands.
(Definition of grunge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"grunge" in American English

See all translations


 us   /ɡrʌndʒ/
connected with a ​type of rockmusic, ​popular in the early 1990s, or with a ​style of ​clothing that gives the ​appearance of being ​dirty and not ​cared for
(Definition of grunge from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of grunge?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Word of the Day