new kid on the block

Definition of new kid on the block

  1. :  someone who has recently joined a particular group I was the new kid on the block, having just been hired the week before.

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

    :  unfamiliar

  1. :  newly, recently

  1. :  a young goat

    :  a young individual of various animals related to the goat

    :  the flesh, fur, or skin of a young goat

  1. :  younger

  1. :  to deceive (someone) as a joke :  to say untrue things to (someone) in a playful or joking way

    :  to fail to admit the truth to (someone)

    :  to gently criticize or tease (someone) in a friendly or good-humored way

blockplay
  1. :  a compact usually solid piece of substantial material especially when worked or altered to serve a particular purpose : such as

    :  the piece of wood on which the neck of a person condemned to be beheaded is laid for execution

    :  a mold or form on which articles are shaped or displayed

  1. :  to make unsuitable for passage or progress by obstruction

    :  blockade

    :  to hinder the passage, progress, or accomplishment of by or as if by interposing an obstruction


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