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Overview of adj new

The adj new has 11 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (310) 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")

2. (36) fresh, new, novel

(original and of a kind not seen before; "the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem")

3. (11) raw, new

(lacking training or experience; "the new men were eager to fight"; "raw recruits")

4. (5) new, unexampled

(having no previous example or precedent or parallel; "a time of unexampled prosperity")

5. (3) 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")

6. new

(unaffected by use or exposure; "it looks like new")

7. newfangled, new

((of a new kind or fashion) gratuitously new; "newfangled ideas"; "she buys all these new-fangled machines and never uses them")

8. New

(in use after medieval times; "New Eqyptian was the language of the 18th to 21st dynasties")

9. Modern, New

(used of a living language; being the current stage in its development; "Modern English"; "New Hebrew is Israeli Hebrew")

10. new, young

((of crops) harvested at an early stage of development; before complete maturity; "new potatoes"; "young corn")

11. new

(unfamiliar; "new experiences"; "experiences new to him"; "errors of someone new to the job")

Overview of adv new

The adv new has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) newly, freshly, fresh, 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") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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