newish

[noo-ish, nyoo-]

adjective

rather new.

Origin of newish

First recorded in 1560–70; new + -ish1
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newish

adjective

fairly new
Derived Formsnewishly, adverbnewishness, noun
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Word Origin and History for newish
adj.

1560s, from new + -ish.

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