a.1.Having existed, or having been made, but a short time; having originated or occured lately; having recently come into existence, or into one's possession; not early or long in being; of late origin; recent; fresh; modern; - opposed to old, as, a new coat; a new house; a new book; a new fashion.
2.Not before seen or known, although existing before; lately manifested; recently discovered; as, a new metal; a new planet; new scenes.
3.Newly beginning or recurring; starting anew; now commencing; different from what has been; as, a new year; a new course or direction.
4.As if lately begun or made; having the state or quality of original freshness; also, changed for the better; renovated; unworn; untried; unspent; as, rest and travel made him a new man.
Steadfasty purposing to lead a new life.
- Bk. of Com. Prayer.
5.Not of ancient extraction, or of a family of ancient descent; not previously known or famous.
6.Not habituated; not familiar; unaccustomed.
New to the plow, unpracticed in the trace.
- Pope.
7.Fresh from anything; newly come.
New birth
See under Birth.
New Church
the church holding the doctrines taught by Emanuel Swedenborg. See Swedenborgian.
New heart
(Theol.) a heart or character changed by the power of God, so as to be governed by new and holy motives.
New land
land cleared and cultivated for the first time.
New light
(Zool.) See Crappie.
New moon
a - The moon in its first quarter, or when it first appears after being invisible.
b - The day when the new moon is first seen; the first day of the lunar month, which was a holy day among the Jews.
New Red Sandstone
(Geol.) an old name for the formation immediately above the coal measures or strata, now divided into the Permian and Trias.
- 2 Kings iv. 23.
New style
See Style.
New testament
See under Testament.
New world
the land of the Western Hemisphere; - so called because not known to the inhabitants of the Eastern Hemisphere until recent times.
adv.1.Newly; recently.
Of new
- Chaucer.
v. t. & i.1.To make new; to renew.
Adj.1.new - not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered; "a new law"; "new cars"; "a new comet"; "a new friend"; "a new year"; "the New World"
old - of long duration; not new; "old tradition"; "old house"; "old wine"; "old country"; "old friendships"; "old money"
2.new - other than the former one(s); different; "they now have a new leaders"; "my new car is four years old but has only 15,000 miles on it"; "ready to take a new direction"
3.new - having no previous example or precedent or parallel; "a time of unexampled prosperity"
Synonyms: unexampled
4.new - of a kind not seen before; "the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem"
Synonyms: novel, fresh
5.new - lacking training or experience; "the new men were eager to fight"; "raw recruits"; "he was still wet behind the ears when he shipped as a hand on a merchant vessel"
6.new - of a new (often outrageous) kind or fashion
Synonyms: newfangled
7.new - (often followed by `to') unfamiliar; "new experiences"; "experiences new to him"; "errors of someone new to the job"
Synonyms: new to
8.new - (of crops) harvested at an early stage of development; before complete maturity; "new potatoes"; "young corn"
Synonyms: young
9.new - unaffected by use or exposure; "it looks like new"
10.New - in use after Medieval times; "New Eqyptian was the language of the 18th to 21st dynasties"
11.New - used of a living language; being the current stage in its development; "Modern English"; "New Hebrew is Israeli Hebrew"
Synonyms: Modern
Adv.1.new - very recently; "they are newly married"; "newly raised objections"; "a newly arranged hairdo"; "grass new washed by the rain"; "a freshly cleaned floor"; "we are fresh out of tomatoes"

NEW. Something not known before.
     2. To be patented, an invention must be new. When an invention has been described in a printed book which has been publicly circulated, and afterwards a person takes out a patent for it, his patent is invalid, because the invention was not new, 7 Mann' & Gr. 818. See New and Useful Invention.

To see a new house in your dream, indicates that you are taking on a new identify and developing new strengths. You are trying to be more emotionally mature about things. To see new shoes in your dream, suggests that you are overconfident in your success. Alternatively you may be on a life path that is unfamiliar to you. To dream that you are at a new school, signifies that you are feeling out of place in some situation. Generally speaking, to dream about new things and new places corresponds to what is new in your waking life. You may be trying to learn and analyze what you already know from past experiences.ab ovo, accessory, actual, added, additional, afresh, again, all the rage, all the thing, ancillary, anew, another, another time, as is, as new, authentic, auxiliary, avant-garde, being, bis, callow, collateral, contemporaneous, contemporary, contributory, creative, current, de novo, dewy, else, encore, ever-new, evergreen, existent, existing, extant, extra, farther, fashionable, first-hand, fledgling, freshly, from scratch, further, green, held back, held in reserve, held out, hip, imaginative, immanent, immature, immediate, in abeyance, in fashion, in hand, in style, in vogue, independent, instant, intact, lately, latest, maiden, maidenly, mint, mod, modernistic, more, neoteric, nestling, new-fashioned, newfashioned, newly, of late, once again, once more, other, over again, plus, popular, present, present-age, present-day, present-time, prevalent, primary, pristine, put aside, put by, raw, recently, regenerated, reinvigorated, renewed, reserve, revived, revolutionary, running, saved, sempervirent, smart, spare, stored, strange, supernumerary, supplemental, supplementary, surplus, suspended, that be, that is, to spare, topical, trendy, ulterior, unaccustomed, unapplied, unbeaten, unconsumed, underived, undeveloped, unemployed, unexercised, unexpended, unfledged, unhandled, unspent, untapped, untouched, untried, untrodden, unused, unutilized, up-to-date, up-to-datish, up-to-the-minute, vernal, virgin, virginal, waived, yet again
Translate New to Spanish, Translate New to German, Translate New to French
never-never land
Nevil Shute
Nevil Shute Norway
Neville Chamberlain
nevoid elephantiasis
nevus flammeus
-- New --
New Amsterdam
New and useful invention
new ballgame
New birth
New Britain
New Brunswick
New Caledonia
New Caledonian
new caledonian pine
New Caledonian yew
New chum
New Church
new conjugation
new criticism
new deal
New Dealer
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