(of a film) set in contemporary modern times, but showing characteristics of a film noir, in plot or style
influenced by and reviving the style of film noir; a film or piece of literature that is styled on film noir
L.A. Confidential is an example of neo-noir film.
noun 1. a small, brightly colored red and blue characin fish, Pracheirodon innesi, native to parts of the Amazon basin: a popular aquarium fish.
adjective See neontological
adjective pertaining to the study of living organisms as opposed to extinct forms and fossils; also called neontologic
[nee-oh-awr-thuh-doks] /ˌni oʊˈɔr θəˌdɒks/ adjective 1. adhering to the principles of neoorthodoxy. 2. advocating a return to older, proven methods or institutions.