Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

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a new lease on life an opportunity to live a happier life because of improved circumstances.
brand-new in an unused, fresh condition; completely new. [2 definitions]
New American Bible an English language edition Bible, published in 1970, that is approved for use by Roman Catholics.
new blood new persons, members, or personnel, esp. ones bringing new and energetic attitudes.
New Brunswick a Canadian Maritime Province located northeast of Maine.
new candle see candela.
New Deal the political and economic policies of the administration of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, focusing primarily on helping the United States recover from the Great Depression.
New Delhi the capital of India.
New England the six northeasternmost U.S. states; Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine.
New English Bible a translation of the Bible into modern idiomatic English based upon ancient Greek and other sources, that was published between 1961 and 1970.
New Guinea a large East Indies island north of Australia, occupied by an Indonesian province and Papua New Guinea. [2 definitions]
new halfpenny the official name of the halfpenny currently minted in the United Kingdom. (see halfpenny.)
New Hampshire a New England state between Vermont and Maine. (abbr.: NH) [2 definitions]
New High German the High German language since the sixteenth century.
New Jersey an eastern U.S. state on the Atlantic coast between New York and Delaware. (abbr.: NJ)
new journalism (sometimes cap.) a style of reporting characterized by the reporter's subjective interpretations and the insertion of dramatized, fictional events, conversations, and the like.
New Left a radical political movement from the 1960s advocating revolutionary changes in the political, social, and economic structure of society, esp. U.S. society.
new math a system of teaching mathematics based on set theory, used in many U.S. elementary and secondary schools since the middle of the twentieth century.
New Mexico a southwestern U.S. state between Texas and Arizona. (abbr.: NM)
new moon the phase of the moon when it passes directly between the sun and the earth.