Definition of neo-noir in English:

neo-noir

adjective

  • Designating a film or novel in a genre or style regarded as a successor to or revival of the noir style.

noun

  • This style or genre.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in The San Diego Union-Tribune. From neo- + noir.

Pronunciation

neo-noir

/ˌnɪə(ʊ)ˈnwɑː/