Meaning of NEW- in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ nju:-, AM nu:- ]

New- combines with the past participle of some verbs to form adjectives which indicate that an action has been done or completed very recently.

He loved the smell of new-mown grass...

Gerald treasures his new-won independence.

COMB in ADJ : usu ADJ n

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