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New English



Modern English.


The Longest English WordsThese words are unpronounceable, unreadable, and for most of us unusable ... but that doesn't mean we don't want to know what they are!

Origin of New English

An Americanism dating back to 1625–35 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for new english

  • First, such as have given or taken any unfriendly reports of us New-English, should do well to recollect themselves.

    The Simple Cobler of Aggawam in America|Theodore de la Guard
  • Though, however, Chaucer's own new-English work is part of the result, the intellectual gain stops there for the time being.

    The Evolution of States|J. M. Robertson
  • He was a shining example of the “New-English men,” whose fast-thinning ranks he so sadly deplored, and whose virtues he extolled.

    Stage-coach and Tavern Days|Alice Morse Earle