soft rock
noun Date: 1967 rock music that is less driving and gentler sounding than hard rock

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  • soft rock — (izg. sȍft rȍk) m DEFINICIJA glazb. podžanr rocka, karakterističan po jednostavnoj pop melodiji, raskošnom aranžmanu i produkciji ETIMOLOGIJA engl.: meki rock …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • soft rock — soft′ rock′ n. mad rock and roll that is relatively melodic in style with an underemphasized beat • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • Soft rock — Le soft rock est un terme à géométrie variable et parfois galvaudé du fait qu il a pu avoir des significations différentes selon les périodes. Toutefois, de façon générale, tous ces différents courants ont un fil conducteur : une musique… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • soft rock — noun : rock music that is less driving and gentler sounding than hard rock * * * a comparatively unaggressive, melodic style of rock n roll in which the arrangement and lyrics are emphasized more than the beat. [1965 70] * * * soft rock noun A… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Soft Rock — Sọft|rock, der; [s], Sọft Rock, der; [s] [engl. soft rock]: gemilderte, leisere Form der Rockmusik. * * * Sọft|rọck, der; [s], (auch:) Sọft Rọck, der; [s] [engl. soft rock]: gemilderte, leisere Form der Rockmusik …   Universal-Lexikon

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