Definition of Neue Sachlichkeit in English:

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Neue Sachlichkeit

Pronunciation: /ˌnoiə ˈzaKHliKHkīt/
A movement in the visual arts, music, and literature that developed in Germany during the 1920s and was characterized by realism and a deliberate rejection of romantic attitudes.


German, literally 'new objectivity'.

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Syllabification: Neue Sach·lich·keit

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