Definition of neopositivist in English:

neopositivist

noun

  • A proponent or supporter of a new or revived form of positivism.

adjective

  • Characteristic of a neopositivist; of or relating to neopositivism.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in International Journal of Ethics. From neo- + positivist. Compare French néopositiviste.

Pronunciation

neopositivist

/ˌniːə(ʊ)ˈpɒsɪtɪvɪst/