new new  /ˈnu/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered
  2. (adj) original and of a kind not seen before
  3. (adj) lacking training or experience
  4. (adj) having no previous example or precedent or parallel
  5. (adj) other than the former one(s); different
  6. (adj) unaffected by use or exposure
  7. (adj) (of a new kind or fashion) gratuitously new
  8. (adj) in use after medieval times
  9. (adj) used of a living language; being the current stage in its development
  10. (adj) (of crops) harvested at an early stage of development; before complete maturity
  11. (adj) unfamiliar
  12. (adv) very recently

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Usage(s):

  1. On campus, a new conservative women's anti-feminist group is rising, and both their liberal counterparts and conservative mentors are taking notice.
  2. The new uniform and flashy badge will foster more respect, they hope, and thus improve morale within the ranks.
  3. A chance discovery by a BBC documentary team on the island of Papua New Guinea reveals dozens of new species, including a housecat-size rat and a frog with fangs.

News

  1. New Zealand Energy Corp. Annual General Meeting and Shareholder Update

    New Zealand Energy Corp. will hold its annual general meeting on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 commencing at 1:30pm PST, to be followed by a shareholder update.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. New Jersey Job Growth Overlooked: State Economist

    New Jersey's job market is stronger than widely perceived, the top economist for the Christie administration told business leaders in Hasbrouck Heights on Tuesday, saying that solid employment advances have been masked by the relatively high jobless rate and assumptions about the salaries the new jobs command.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: HispanicBusiness.com

  3. New state office to target La. debt collection

    A new state agency is being created to beef up Louisiana's efforts to collect delinquent accounts owed to the state. Lawmakers who overwhelmingly agreed to set up the Office of Debt Recovery are hoping ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "We are disappointed that LeBron James did not pick the New York Knicks, but we respect his decision," Walsh said.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Donnie Walsh Source: BusinessWeek

  2. Obama said he came to Cairo "to seek a new beginning between the United States and Muslims around the world; one based upon mutual interest and mutual respect; and one based upon the truth that America and Islam are not exclusive, and need not be in...
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  3. "I want to share some personal news with you. 25 years ago, I sat across this table from New York Governor Mario Cuomo for the first broadcast of Larry King Live. Now, decades later, I talked to the guys here at CNN and I told them I would like to...
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Larry King Source: CNN

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periphery periphery
/pə ˈrɪ fə ri /