[ noo-lee, nyoo- ]
/ ˈnu li, ˈnyu- /


recently; lately: a newly married couple.
anew or afresh: a newly repeated slander.
in a new manner or form: a room newly decorated.

Origin of newly

before 900; Middle English; Old English nīwlice. See new, -ly Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for newly

/ (ˈnjuːlɪ) /


recently; lately or justa newly built shelf
again; afresh; anewnewly raised hopes
in a new manner; differentlya newly arranged room
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