like new

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of like new

: in very good condition : like something that has recently been made
  • Once the jewelry has been cleaned, it'll be like new.

Word by Word Definitions

new play
  1. : having recently come into existence : recent, modern

  2. : having been seen, used, or known for a short time : novel

  3. : unfamiliar

  1. : newly, recently


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