Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A revival of surrealism mixed with pop art in the late 1970s and the 1980s, marked by an attempt to illustrate the bizarre imagery of dreams or the subconscious mind in painting and photography.

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  • noun An art movement based on the complex imagery of dreams and subconscious visions.

Etymologies

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neo- +‎ surrealism

Examples

  • It must be magical realism or a satire or a neosurrealism or something equally literary.

    Great Afternoon

  • It must be magical realism or a satire or a neosurrealism or something equally literary.

    Archive 2008-11-01

  • Is it a joke on us, neosurrealism or just a rip off of the Godhead books?

    EP069: Her

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