Meaning of “pop culture” in the English Dictionary

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"pop culture" in British English

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pop culturenoun [ U ]

uk /ˌpɒp ˈkʌl.tʃər/ us /ˌpɑːp ˈkʌl.tʃɚ/

Examples from literature

  • It’s also part of our pop culture – popular TV shows, movies, and other kinds of art. 
  • More recently, thanks to movies and pop culture, tattooing has enjoyed a huge growth in popularity. 

(Definition of “pop culture” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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