[nee-op-tol-uh-muh s] /ˌni ɒpˈtɒl ə məs/
noun, Classical Mythology.
the son of Achilles, who slew Priam at the fall of Troy.
(Greek myth) a son of Achilles and slayer of King Priam of Troy Also called Pyrrhus
[nee-oh-pi-thag-uh-ree-uh-niz-uh m] /ˌni oʊ pɪˌθæg əˈri əˌnɪz əm/ noun 1. 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