(as) good as new


: in very good condition : like something that has recently been made
He painted the bicycle, and now it's as good as new.

Examples of (as) good as new in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The band glided over dirt and rocks without a hitch, and the outer soft shell looked as good as new after all of our testing. Cai Cramer, Peoplemag, 4 Apr. 2024 To keep your cutting board looking good as new, be sure to oil it at least once a month. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 3 Apr. 2024 The scratch test did remove a ball of fibers, but once vacuumed, the rug looked good as new. Alida Nugent, Better Homes & Gardens, 20 Feb. 2024 If someone encounters a spill, they won’t be stuck with any lingering smells since a run through the washing machine will make the apron as good as new. Alyssa Grabinski, Peoplemag, 20 Feb. 2024 Protect your beloved patio loveseat with a completely waterproof cover to keep it looking and feeling as good as new. Wendy Vazquez, Better Homes & Gardens, 14 Feb. 2024 Even through all that rough-housing, the mouse toy looked as good as new at the end of the testing period. Cai Cramer, Peoplemag, 16 Feb. 2024 The shearling and leather exterior has been treated with a water-repellent coating to keep them looking good as new throughout the winter, while a rubber sole is sturdy enough to keep you safe on slippery and bumpy surfaces. Merrell Readman, Travel + Leisure, 26 Dec. 2023 Believe it or not, your hair will be left radiantly shining and good as new. Miami Staff, Miami Herald, 30 Jan. 2024

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“(as) good as new.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/%28as%29%20good%20as%20new. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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