Origin of New Age
OTHER WORDS FROM New AgeNew Ager, noun
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How to use New Age in a sentence
A great benefit of the ubiquity of the Internet in the developed world has been the facilitation of a new age of entrepreneurship.Silicon Valley Sets Its Sights on Africa|Christian Borys|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is cutting-edge products like these that are helping define this new age of wireless entertainment.New Innovations Let You Watch TV Anywhere You Go||December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And that original score that kicks in as a new-age Millennium Falcon swoops into view is sure to get you going.Chernobyl Drones, Star Wars and More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Marjorie Wilkes Huntley was a New Age feminist, a widow, and a librarian.Wonder Woman’s Creation Story Is Wilder Than You Could Ever Imagine|Tom Arnold-Forster|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Young said he views this historic summit meeting in Washington as “the beginning of a new age of globalization.”The American Elite Embraces a New Africa at D.C. Summit|Eleanor Clift|August 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Here began indeed, in the drab surroundings of the workshop, in the silent mystery of the laboratory, the magic of the new age.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
A new age would come under scrutiny and more notes would be taken.The Man from Time|Frank Belknap Long
The nineteenth century not only shows a new age, but probably begins a new section of universal history.
He is, as Weigandt has called him, the first man of the bourgeois century, the first pioneer of the new age.
With Boucher the idea of honour, of innocence, has become something strange; the new age requires virtue, bonnes mœurs.
British Dictionary definitions for New Age
- a philosophy, originating in the late 1980s, characterized by a belief in alternative medicine, astrology, spiritualism, etc
- (as modifier)New Age therapies
Cultural definitions for New Age
A general term covering a wide variety of alternative spiritual and philosophical movements and beliefs. Arising mainly during the 1980s, New Age teachings range from the efficacy of crystals, to a belief in reincarnation, to the advocacy of holistic and other approaches to personal health and global ecology.