Meaning of NEW YEAR in English

NEW YEAR

1.

New Year or the New Year is the time when people celebrate the start of a year.

Happy New Year, everyone...

The restaurant was closed over the New Year...

He returned home each year to celebrate Christmas and New Year with his family.

N-UNCOUNT : also the N

2.

The New Year is the first few weeks of a year.

Isabel was expecting their baby in the New Year...

The oil shortages could lead the government to raise prices before the New Year.

N-SING : the N

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