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new-mint

[ noo-mint, nyoo- ]
/ ˈnuˈmɪnt, ˈnyu- /
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verb (used with object)

to mint or coin afresh.
to give a new meaning or sense to (a word, term, or expression).

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Origin of new-mint

First recorded in 1585–95
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