cyberpunk

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

cyber- +‎ punk, coined by Bruce Bethke as the title of a 1983 short story.

NounEdit

cyberpunk (countable and uncountable, plural cyberpunks)

  1. (science fiction, uncountable) A subgenre of science fiction which focuses on computer or information technology and virtual reality.
  2. (countable) A cyberpunk character, a hacker punk, a high-tech low life.
    The film The Matrix redefined what a cyberpunk looked like.
  3. (countable) A writer of cyberpunk fiction.
    • 1989, SPIN magazine (volume 4, number 10, January 1989, page 50)
      [] cyberpunks like William Gibson, Lucious Sheperd[sic], Bruce Sterling []

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NounEdit

cyberpunk

  1. cyberpunk (sci-fi subgenre)

DeclensionEdit

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