what else is new?

idiom

Definition of what else is new?

informal
used to say that one is not surprised by something one has been told "They lost again." "So what else is new?"

Learn More About what else is new?

Dictionary Entries Near what else is new?

what-e'er

what else is new?

Whately

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for what else is new?

Cite this Entry

“What else is new?.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/what%20else%20is%20new%3F. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!