brave new world
noun Etymology: from the dystopian novel Brave New World (1932) by Aldous Huxley Date: 1933 a future world, situation, or development; also a recent development or recently changed situation

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  • Brave New World — a novel written in 1932 by the British writer Aldous Huxley, which imagines an advanced society of the future in which many people seem to have easy and pleasant lives, but in fact no one has any freedom. This phrase, which was first used in… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • brave new world — noun Usage: sometimes capitalized B&N&W Etymology: from the dystopian novel Brave New World (1932) by Aldous Huxley died 1963 English novelist : a future world, situation, or development ; also : a recent development or recently changed situation …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brave New World — Schöne neue Welt (engl. Brave New World) ist ein 1932 erschienener dystopischer Roman von Aldous Huxley. In dem Roman beschreibt Huxley eine Gesellschaft, in der „Stabilität, Frieden und Freiheit“ durch Konditionierung des Einzelnen als Teil der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • brave new world — N SING: usu N of n If someone refers to a brave new world, they are talking about a situation or system that has recently been created and that people think will be successful and fair. He belonged to a generation that took it for granted that… …   English dictionary

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