Translation of new in Spanish:
adjective -er, -est
- 1 1.1 (unused) brand new is that a new suit you're wearing?as new¿estás estrenando traje?¿es nuevo ese traje?to be/look like newcomo nuevonew for old insuranceser/parecer nuevoseguro (masculine) de valor de nuevoExample sentences1.2 (recent, novel) hi, what's new? [colloquial]
that's nothing new¿que tal? ¿qué hay (de nuevo)? [colloquial]he's had a fight with his wife — so what else is new? [colloquial] [ironic]eso no es nada nuevothat's a new one on me! [colloquial]se ha peleado con su mujer — ¡qué novedad! [colloquial] [irónico]Example sentences1.3 (recently arrived)
- Made from delicately embroidered cotton, the gown looks almost new on the happy baby.
- The poor old thing was purchased new, and now has a rather worn binding and some book tape holding it together.
- I shall embark on a long project to acquire new or used copies of them all, regardless.
(member/recruit)I'm new hereto be newsoy nueva aquí
- People don't know what to do when they see me riding my bike, it's strange and new to them.
- Everything was fresh and new to Cherry, and there were choices everywhere she turned.
- All the anecdotes were new to us, the creaking chair-bound jokes fresh as this morning's lox.
tosomethingshe's new to this companyI was new to Londones nueva en la empresashe was new to selling/flyingllevaba poco tiempo en Londresthe new richvender/volar era nuevo para ellalos nuevos ricosExample sentences
- Just imagine what inept superpowers Ben and Jennifer's new baby girl must have.
- For his part, Sebastien Balleux said he has a lot of catching up to do with a new baby coming soon.
- This day, however, she chose to draw a picture of her new baby brother.
- 2 (different, other)(address/job/era)I put new batteries in the radiodon't open a new bottlele cambié las pilas a la radioto start a new lifeno abras otra botellashe could be a new Callasempezar una nueva vidashe looked like a new womanpodría llegar a ser otra Callasafter the shower I felt like a new manparecía otrala ducha me dejó como nuevoExample sentences
- Only later, in different times and new hands, does it transcend its bad faith.
- So what I am trying to do is to slowly shift myself to new, different territory.
- The problem is political change, because every new government has different ideas.
- Order books improved, but firms struggled to win new business in overseas markets.
- Small businesses will simply have an additional new tax regime to those they already have to face.
- In addition, two other new JPs who live in the borough were sworn in to serve in neighbouring courts.
- 3 3.1 (freshly made)(wine)(bread)3.2 (tender, young)recién hecho(buds/leaves)3.3 (early)(crop/potatoes)Example sentences
- All main courses are served with a choice of chips, jacket or new potatoes and fresh vegetables or salad.
- The chicken was tender and nicely cooked and the creamy mash made a welcome change from new potatoes or chips.
- This was in fact me taking some salad stuff from Marks's round to his and boiling up some new potatoes.
- You introduce your new album with a skit where a rock musician tries to alter your music.
- Each year seed companies and plant breeders introduce dozens of new varieties and hybrids.
- We must be vigilant to ensure that weeds do not become noxious as a result of any new crop variety.
- these dresses are new in from Parisestos vestidos acaban de llegar de ParísExample sentences
- This wine resounds with the aromas and flavors of herbs, gooseberries, fresh lime, green apple, and new-mown hay.
- This has given us a new-found freedom of investment and allowed us to look into some new asset classes.
- For a man previously prepared to travel so far, this showed a new found laziness.
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