Definition of noir in English:

noir

Syllabification: noir
Pronunciation: /nwär
 
/

noun

1A genre of crime film or fiction characterized by cynicism, fatalism, and moral ambiguity: his film proved that a Brit could do noir as darkly as any American
1.1A film or novel in the noir genre: he says he’s making a noir

Derivatives

noirish

adjective

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