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be the new sth

used to say that something is now more popular or fashionable than the thing that it replaces: This season fashion designers have declared that brown is the new black.
Translations of “be the new sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) (比…)更受歡迎(或更流行)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (比…)更受欢迎(或更流行)…
(Definition of be the new sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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