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new kid

noun

a newcomer; a new arrival; a person who is new to a situation or activity

Usage Note

usu. new kid in town, new kid on the block

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  • It had been a wrench, of course, to allow a new kid to treat him!

    King of Ranleigh

    F. S. (Frederick Sadlier) Brereton
  • Toady was a new kid in town, because his father had come to Riverbank to start a store.

    Swatty Ellis Parker Butler
  • After all, this was a new kid, and a pretty poor specimen at that.

    The Loom of Youth Alec Waugh
  • They had come so near him that he could smell the fresh sweet dressing of the new kid gloves—six and a half, we believe.

    Somehow Good William de Morgan
  • "You're a new kid," chimed in Trendall, looking distinctly unamiable.

    King of Ranleigh

    F. S. (Frederick Sadlier) Brereton

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