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.
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