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[noo-fash-uh nd, nyoo-] /ˈnuˈfæʃ ənd, ˈnyu-/
lately come into fashion; made in a new style, fashion, etc.
up-to-date; modern; progressive.
Origin of new-fashioned
First recorded in 1605-15 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Besides being a rattling good old-fashioned tale of horror, it attempts a new-fashioned scientific explanation.

  • If they weren't so new-fashioned in every way I should call them an old-fashioned couple.

    Mistress Anne Temple Bailey
  • But it seems to me that the new-fashioned ideas are as mawkish as the old ones were brutal.

    The Judge Rebecca West
  • In those days there were none of the new-fashioned carriages in our streets.

    Our Little Turkish Cousin Mary Hazelton Wade
  • It's too far for him, Reb Shimme, the new-fashioned people want to be led; they want to be announced by a vally.

  • It's new-fashioned; but there's new-fashioned things that's just as good as the old.

  • But this new-fashioned hero gets only two thousand dollars a year, Theodore.

    Why Marry? Jesse Lynch Williams
  • She was one of the new-fashioned readers who have learned to despise Dickens.

    Wanted: A Cook Alan Dale
  • A young fellow calls the other day, when I happened to be in, and he wants me to buy a new-fashioned sort of clock of him.

    True to his Colours Theodore P. Wilson
  • Its new-fashioned, I spose, growled the old man, starting for the mill.

British Dictionary definitions for new-fashioned


of or following a recent design, trend, etc
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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