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novel2

nov·el2

novel2

 
 
pronunciation:
na vl
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: new and unusual.
A woman riding a bicycle was a novel sight back in those days.He came up with a novel idea for selling the product, but his boss wasn't convinced.
synonyms:
innovative, original
antonyms:
hackneyed, standard, traditional, worn
similar words:
creative, curious, different, exotic, foreign, fresh, new, revolutionary, singular, uncommon, unconventional, unfamiliar, unorthodox, unprecedented, unusual
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derivation: novelly (adv.)