Definition of neoprimitivism in English:

neoprimitivism

noun

  • A modern revival or appreciation of primitive or unsophisticated values, beliefs, styles, etc., especially as a rejection of contemporary influences; (Art, Music, etc.), any of a number of artistic styles characterized by the use of deliberately naive, simple, or ‘primitive’ techniques.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Isaac Goldberg (1887–1938). From neo- + primitivism.

Pronunciation

neoprimitivism

/ˌniːəʊˈprɪmɪtɪvɪz(ə)m/