newly

  • 1 Newly — New ly, adv. 1. Lately; recently. [1913 Webster] He rubbed it o er with newly gathered mint. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. Anew; afresh; freshly. [1913 Webster] And the refined mind doth newly fashion Into a fairer form. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 newly — index anew, de novo Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 newly — (adv.) O.E. niwlice lately, recently; see NEW (Cf. new) + LY (Cf. ly) (2). Cf. Ger. neulich, Dan. nylig, Swed. nyligen …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 newly — [adv] recently anew, freshly, just, lately, latterly, of late; concept 820 Ant. past …

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  • 5 newly — ► ADVERB 1) recently. 2) again; afresh. 3) in a new or different manner …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 newly — [no͞o′lē, nyo͞o′lē] adv. 1. recently; lately 2. anew; afresh 3. in a new way or style …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 newly — adv. 1 recently (a friend newly arrived; a newly discovered country). 2 afresh, anew (newly painted). 3 in a new or different manner (newly arranged). Phrases and idioms: newly wed a recently married person …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 8 newly — adverb Date: before 12th century 1. lately, recently < a newly married couple > < newly affluent > 2. anew, afresh < newly painted > < jurors newly selected for each case > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 newly — /nooh lee, nyooh /, adv. 1. recently; lately: a newly married couple. 2. anew or afresh: a newly repeated slander. 3. in a new manner or form: a room newly decorated. [bef. 900; ME; OE niwlice. See NEW, LY] * * * …

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  • 10 newly — new|ly W3 [ˈnju:li US ˈnu:li] adv newly elected/formed/arrived etc elected etc very recently ▪ the newly appointed director ▪ newly fallen snow …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 newly — [[t]nju͟ːli, AM nu͟ːli[/t]] ♦♦♦ ADV: ADV ed/adj Newly is used before a past participle or an adjective to indicate that a particular action is very recent, or that a particular state of affairs has very recently begun to exist. She was young at… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 newly — adverb newly formed/created/appointed/married etc formed etc very recently: the newly appointed director | newly fallen snow …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 newly — adv. Newly is used with these adjectives: ↑bereaved, ↑developed, ↑engaged, ↑fashionable, ↑independent, ↑married, ↑polished, ↑popular, ↑pregnant, ↑prosperous, ↑qualified, ↑ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 newly — new|ly [ nuli ] adverb ** recently: used before past participles or adjectives: the newly appointed chairperson of the company newly privatized industries …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 newly */*/ — UK [ˈnjuːlɪ] / US [ˈnulɪ] adverb recently: used before past participles or adjectives the newly appointed chairperson of the company newly privatized industries …

    English dictionary

  • 16 newly — /ˈnjuli/ (say nyoohlee) adverb 1. recently; lately: a newly wedded couple. 2. anew or afresh: a newly repeated slander. 3. in a new manner or form. {Middle English; Old English nīwlice} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 newly — adverb In a new manner. She smelled the newly budding flowers …

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  • 18 newly — adverb 1》 only just; recently. 2》 again: social confidence for the newly single.     ↘in a new or different manner …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 newly — adverb a newly discovered species of moth Syn: recently, just, only just, lately, freshly; not long ago, a short time ago, only now, of late; new …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 20 newly — [ˈnjuːli] adv recently the newly appointed chairperson of the company[/ex] …

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