adjective, new·er, new·est.
Origin of new
Examples from the Web for new
The influential al Qaeda propagandist, who was born in New Mexico, died in a U.S. drone strike later that year.
Back in New York, the slow pace and inward focus of her yoga practice was less fulfilling.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
With all that said, representation of each of these respective communities has increased in the new Congress.
In Israel, however, a new law took effect January 1st that banned the use of underweight models.
A lot of people ring in the New Year with vows to lose weight and exercise.
It was laid out here to be used for the new surplice for His Eminence.Fifty Contemporary One-Act Plays|Various
The mystery was gradually being cleared up; the complications unravelled; and he saw things in a new light.The Weird of the Wentworths, Vol. 2|Johannes Scotus
The exclusiveness of the New England theocracies, already relaxed in its application to other sects, was thenceforth at an end.A History of American Christianity|Leonard Woolsey Bacon
One of the "owned" senators representing a decadent New England state, himself master of the state political machine.Theft|Jack London
One mile from New Harmony, we were forced to alight from the carriage, as the horses would not draw us up a steep hill.Travels Through North America, v. 1-2|Berhard Saxe-Weimar Eisenach
British Dictionary definitions for new
- recently made or brought into beinga new dress; our new baby
- (as collective noun; preceded by the)the new
adverb (usually in combination)
Related formsRelated prefix: neo-
Derived Formsnewness, noun
Word Origin for new
Idioms and Phrases with new
In addition to the idioms beginning with new
- new ballgame
- new blood
- new broom sweeps clean, a
- new leaf
- new lease on life
- new man
- new one
- new person
- new woman
- new wrinkle
- break (new) ground
- breathe new life into
- feel like (new)
- nothing new under the sun
- teach an old dog new tricks
- turn over a new leaf
- what's cooking (new)
- whole new ballgame