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Neoclassic meaning
[nee-oh-klas-ik]
Definitions of neoclassic is:
  • adjective neoclassic
    (sometimes initial capital letter) belonging or pertaining to a revival of classic styles or something that is held to resemble classic styles, as in art, literature, music, or architecture.
  • adjective neoclassic
    (usually initial capital letter) Fine Arts. of, relating to, or designating a style of painting and sculpture developed principally from the mid-18th through the mid-19th centuries, characterized chiefly by an iconography derived from classical antiquity, a hierarchical conception of subject matter, severity of composition and, especially in painting, by an oblique lighting of forms in the early phase and a strict linear quality in the later phase of the style.
  • adjective neoclassic
    Architecture. of, relating to, or designating neoclassicism.