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Ajax vs. New

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Ajaxpreposition

(Polari) Nearby, over there

Newadjective

Recently made, or created.

‘This is a new scratch on my car!’; ‘The band just released a new album.’;

Ajaxnoun

A toilet.

Newadjective

Additional; recently discovered.

‘We turned up some new evidence from the old files.’;

Ajaxnoun

(poker slang) An ace and a jack as a starting hand in Texas hold 'em.

Newadjective

Current or later, as opposed to former.

‘My new car is much better than my previous one, even though it is older.’; ‘We had been in our new house for five years by then.’;

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Ajaxnoun

a mythical Greek hero; a warrior who fought against Troy in the Iliad

Newadjective

Used to distinguish something established more recently, named after something or some place previously existing.

‘New Bond Street is an extension of Bond Street.’;

Newadjective

In original condition; pristine; not previously worn or used.

‘Are you going to buy a new car or a second-hand one?’;

Newadjective

Refreshed, reinvigorated, reformed.

‘That shirt is dirty. Go and put on a new one.’; ‘I feel like a new person after a good night's sleep.’; ‘After the accident, I saw the world with new eyes.’;

Newadjective

Newborn.

‘My sister has a new baby, and our mother is excited to finally have a grandchild.’;

Newadjective

Of recent origin; having taken place recently.

‘I can't see you for a while; the pain is still too new.’; ‘Did you see the new King Lear at the theatre?’;

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Newadjective

Strange, unfamiliar or not previously known.

‘The idea was new to me.’; ‘I need to meet new people.’;

Newadjective

Recently arrived or appeared.

‘Have you met the new guy in town?’; ‘He is the new kid at school.’;

Newadjective

Inexperienced or unaccustomed at some task.

‘Don't worry that you're new at this job; you'll get better with time.’; ‘I'm new at this business.’;

Newadjective

(of a period of time) Next; about to begin or recently begun.

‘We expect to grow at 10% annually in the new decade.’;

Newadverb

Newly (especially in composition).

‘new-born, new-formed, new-found, new-mown’;

Newadverb

As new; from scratch.

‘They are scraping the site clean to build new.’;

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Newnoun

Things that are new.

‘Out with the old, in with the new.’;

Newnoun

(Australia) A kind of light beer.

Newverb

(obsolete) To make new; to recreate; to renew.

Newadjective

Having existed, or having been made, but a short time; having originated or occured lately; having recently come into existence, or into one's possession; not early or long in being; of late origin; recent; fresh; modern; - opposed to old, as, a new coat; a new house; a new book; a new fashion.

Newadjective

Not before seen or known, although existing before; lately manifested; recently discovered; as, a new metal; a new planet; new scenes.

Newadjective

Newly beginning or recurring; starting anew; now commencing; different from what has been; as, a new year; a new course or direction.

Newadjective

As if lately begun or made; having the state or quality of original freshness; also, changed for the better; renovated; unworn; untried; unspent; as, rest and travel made him a new man.

‘Steadfasty purposing to lead a new life.’; ‘Men after long emaciating diets, fat, and almost new.’;

Newadjective

Not of ancient extraction, or of a family of ancient descent; not previously known or famous.

Newadjective

Not habituated; not familiar; unaccustomed.

‘New to the plow, unpracticed in the trace.’;

Newadjective

Fresh from anything; newly come.

‘New from her sickness to that northern air.’;

Newadverb

Newly; recently.

Newverb

To make new; to renew.

Newadjective

not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered;

‘a new law’; ‘new cars’; ‘a new comet’; ‘a new friend’; ‘a new year’; ‘the New World’;

Newadjective

other than the former one(s); different;

‘they now have a new leaders’; ‘my new car is four years old but has only 15,000 miles on it’; ‘ready to take a new direction’;

Newadjective

having no previous example or precedent or parallel;

‘a time of unexampled prosperity’;

Newadjective

of a kind not seen before;

‘the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem’;

Newadjective

lacking training or experience;

‘the new men were eager to fight’; ‘raw recruits’; ‘he was still wet behind the ears when he shipped as a hand on a merchant vessel’;

Newadjective

of a new (often outrageous) kind or fashion

Newadjective

(often followed by `to') unfamiliar;

‘new experiences’; ‘experiences new to him’; ‘errors of someone new to the job’;

Newadjective

(of crops) harvested at an early stage of development; before complete maturity;

‘new potatoes’; ‘young corn’;

Newadjective

unaffected by use or exposure;

‘it looks like new’;

Newadjective

in use after Medieval times;

‘New Eqyptian was the language of the 18th to 21st dynasties’;

Newadjective

used of a living language; being the current stage in its development;

‘Modern English’; ‘New Hebrew is Israeli Hebrew’;

Newadverb

very recently;

‘they are newly married’; ‘newly raised objections’; ‘a newly arranged hairdo’; ‘grass new washed by the rain’; ‘a freshly cleaned floor’; ‘we are fresh out of tomatoes’;

Newadjective

produced, introduced, or discovered recently or now for the first time; not existing before

‘new crop varieties’; ‘this tendency is not new’; ‘a fascinating mix of the old and the new’; ‘the new Madonna album’;

Newadjective

not previously used or owned

‘a second-hand bus costs a fraction of a new one’;

Newadjective

of recent origin or arrival

‘a new baby’;

Newadjective

(of vegetables) dug or harvested early in the season

‘new potatoes’;

Newadjective

already existing but seen, experienced, or acquired recently or now for the first time

‘a new sensation’; ‘her new bike’;

Newadjective

unfamiliar or strange to (someone)

‘a way of living that was new to me’;

Newadjective

inexperienced at or unaccustomed to (an activity)

‘I'm quite new to gardening’;

Newadjective

different from a recent previous one

‘this would be her new home’; ‘I have a new assistant’;

Newadjective

in addition to another or others already existing

‘looking for new business’;

Newadjective

discovered or founded later than and named after

‘New York’;

Newadjective

beginning anew and in a transformed way

‘starting a new life’; ‘the new South Africa’;

Newadjective

(of a person) reinvigorated

‘a bottle of pills would make him a new man’;

Newadjective

superseding and more advanced than another or others of the same kind

‘the new architecture’;

Newadjective

reviving another or others of the same kind

‘the New Bohemians’;

Newadverb

newly; recently

‘new-mown hay’; ‘he was enjoying his new-found freedom’;

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