Dictionary

anew

adverb \ə-ˈnü, -ˈnyü\

: over again : once more

: in a new or different form

Full Definition of ANEW

1
:  for an additional time :  again <begin anew>
2
:  in a new or different form <a story told anew on film>
ADVERTISEMENT

Examples of ANEW

  1. He demonstrated anew that he's not a good leader.
  2. These problems must be dealt with anew.
  3. The process begins anew each spring.
  4. The poem has been translated anew for this new book.

Origin of ANEW

Middle English of newe, from Old English of nīwe, from of + nīwe new
First Known Use: before 12th century
ANEW Defined for Kids

anew

adverb \ə-ˈnü, -ˈnyü\

Definition of ANEW for Kids

1
:  over again <begin anew>
2
:  in a new or different form <I'll tear down and build anew.>

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: AnezehPrevious Word in the Dictionary: aneurysmAll Words Near: anew
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears