Translation of "new" - English-Spanish dictionary

new

adjective uk /njuː/

A1 different from before

nuevo
I need some new shoes.
He starts his new job on Monday.

A1 recently made

nuevo
Their house is quite new.
We built a new house.

A1 found or learned about a short time ago

nuevo
They have a new way of treating this disease.

B1 If you are new, you arrived recently or do not know something well yet.

nuevo
I’m new to the area.

(Translation of “new” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

new

adjective /njuː/

having only just happened, been built, made, bought etc

nuevo
She is wearing a new dress
We are building a new house.

only just discovered, experienced etc

nuevo
Flying in an aeroplane was a new experience for her.

changed

nuevo
He is a new man.

just arrived etc

nuevo
The schoolchildren teased the new boy.
newly adverb

only just; recently

recién
She is newly married
Her hair is newly cut.
newcomer noun

a person who has just arrived

recién llegado
He is a newcomer to this district.
newfangled /-ˈfӕŋɡld/ adjective

(of things, ideas etc) too new to be considered reliable

modernísimo, novedoso
newfangled machines.
new to

having no previous experience of

nuevo en
He’s new to this kind of work.
New Year noun

the beginning of the year

nuevo año
We usually celebrate New Year at my parents’ house.
New Year’s Day noun

1st January, the first day of the year.

día de Año nuevo
New Year’s Eve noun

31st December, the last day of the year.

nochevieja

(Translation of “new” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)