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  1. new
  2. adjective


    • 1. newly; recently:

      new-mown hay
    • adjective

      produced, introduced, or discovered recently or now for the first time; not existing before:

      not previously used or owned:

    • adverb

      newly; recently:
    • noun

      the calendar year just begun or about to begin:

      the first few days or weeks of a year:

    • noun

      a new movement or trend, especially in the arts:

      a style of rock music popular in the 1970s and 1980s, deriving from punk but generally more pop in sound and less aggressive in performance:

    • a state in the northeastern US; population 19,490,297 (est. 2008); capital, Albany. It stretches from the Canadian border and Lake Ontario in the northwest to the Atlantic Ocean in the east. Originally settled by the Dutch, it was surrendered to the British in 1664 and became one of the original thirteen states of the Union, ratifying the US Constitution in 1788.

      a major city and port in southeastern New York, situated on the Atlantic coast at the mouth of the Hudson River; population 8,363,710 (est. 2008). It is situated mainly on islands, linked by bridges, and consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, and Staten Island. Manhattan is the economic and cultural heart of the city, containing the stock exchange on Wall Street and the headquarters of the United Nations.

    • noun

      a new system, regime, or government:

      Hitler's planned reorganization of Europe under Nazi rule.

    • a mountainous island in the South Pacific Ocean, part of Papua New Guinea, that lies off the northeastern coast of New Guinea; population 404,600 (est. 2008); capital, Rabaul.

      an industrial city in central Connecticut, noted for its hardware manufacturing; population 70,486 (est. 2008).

    • adjective

      relating to or characteristic of the US state of New Mexico or its inhabitants:
    • noun

      a native or inhabitant of the US state of New Mexico:
    • adjective

      denoting a style of popular music and fashion popular in Britain in the early 1980s in which both men and women wore makeup and dressed in flamboyant clothes:
    • noun

      a performer or enthusiast of New Romantic music.
    • the abode of the blessed in heaven (with reference to Rev. 21:2).
    • noun

      an ideal place or situation.
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