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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 ​seasonfashiondesigners have ​declared that ​brown is the new ​black.
(Definition of be the new sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be the new sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) (比…)更受欢迎(或更流行)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (比…)更受歡迎(或更流行)…
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