[nee-oh-pi-thag-uh-ree-uh-niz-uh m] /ˌni oʊ pɪˌθæg əˈri əˌnɪz əm/
a philosophical system, established in Alexandria and Rome in the second century b.c., consisting mainly of revived Pythagorean doctrines with elements of Platonism and Stoicism.
[nee-oh-ree-uh-liz-uh m] /ˌni oʊˈri əˌlɪz əm/ noun 1. (sometimes initial capital letter) any of various movements in literature, art, etc., that are considered as a return to a more realistic style. 2. a philosophy developed chiefly by 20th-century American philosophers, including Montague and Santayana, characterized by a presentationist epistemology and by the assertion of the […]
[nee-oh-ree-kuh n] /ˌni oʊˈri kən/ noun 1. a Puerto Rican living in New York or one who has lived in New York and returned to Puerto Rico. adjective 2. of or relating to Neoricans.
noun any movement seeking to incorporate a modified form of realism, as in art, cinema, literature, or philosophy; a revived realism; also written neorealism
[nee-oh-roh-man-tuh-siz-uh m] /ˌni oʊ roʊˈmæn təˌsɪz əm/ noun 1. (sometimes initial capital letter) Fine Arts. a style of painting developed in the 20th century, chiefly characterized by forms or images that project a sense of nostalgia and fantasy. 2. any of various movements or styles in literature, motion-picture directing, architecture, etc., considered as a return […]