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Definition of neo-Dada

: an anti-art movement especially of the late 1950s and the 1960s based on tenets similar to those of Dada but having more interest in the object than Dada claimed to have broadly : junk art

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Other Words from neo-Dada

neo-Dadaism \ "+ \ noun
neo-Dadaist \ "+ \ adjective or noun

First Known Use of neo-Dada

1961, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for neo-Dada

ne- + Dada

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“Neo-Dada.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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