DIFFERENT › different from before: I need some new shoes. Have you met Fiona's new boyfriend? He's starting his new job on Monday. We're always looking for new ways to improve our services.
RECENTLY MADE › recently made: Their house is quite new - it's about five years old. The factory will provide hundreds of new jobs for the area.
NOT KNOWN BEFORE › not known before: to discover a new gene/star
be new to sb › If a situation or activity is new to you, you have not had experience of it before: You'll have to be patient, this is all new to me.