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neoromanticism

[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 to a more romantic style.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; neo- + romanticism
Related forms
neoromantic, adjective, noun
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