newfangled Meaning, Definition & Usage
adjective satellite (of a new kind or fashion) gratuitously new
- newfangled ideas
- she buys all these new-fangled machines and never uses them
Newmade; formed with the affectation of novelty."A newfangled nomenclature." Sir W. Hamilton.
Disposed to change; inclined to novelties; given to new theories or fashions."Newfangled teachers." 1 Tim. vi. (heading). "Newfangled men." Latimer.