c.1400, from new + made.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for new-made

Historical Examples of new-made

  • They passed the new-made grave in the sand, and Rhodes turned to the girl.

    The Treasure Trail

    Marah Ellis Ryan

  • My new-made friend knocked at the door and explained things in Bulgarian.


    Frank Fox

  • I was told that the new-made grave was for the only son of a poor widow.

  • Their new-made captives could tell this, though ignorant of what it might be.

    The Boy Slaves

    Mayne Reid

  • And it was out of this belief she reassured her new-made friend.