newfound (adj.) also new-found, late 15c., from NEW (Cf. new) + FOUND (Cf. found) (adj.) "discovered."

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  • newfound — [no͞o′found΄, nyo͞o′found΄] adj. newly gained or acquired [newfound wealth] …   English World dictionary

  • newfound — new|found [ nu,faund ] adjective recently gained: She wants to continue living normally despite her newfound wealth. a newfound confidence/enthusiasm/optimism …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • newfound — adjective newly discovered his newfound aggressiveness Hudson pointed his ship down the coast of the newfound sea • Similar to: ↑new …   Useful english dictionary

  • newfound — adjective Date: 15th century newly found < a newfound friend > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • newfound — /nooh fownd , nyooh /, adj. newly found or discovered: newfound friends. [1490 1500; NEW + FOUND1] * * * …   Universalium

  • newfound — adjective Recently found; newly discovered. Kerry spoke with confidence and a newfound crispness …   Wiktionary

  • newfound — new•found [[t]ˈnuˌfaʊnd, ˈnyu [/t]] adj. cvb newly found or discovered: newfound friends[/ex] • Etymology: 1490–1500 …   From formal English to slang

  • newfound — see new found …   English dictionary

  • Newfound Gap — Rockefeller Memorial at Newfound Gap Elevation 5,048 ft (1,539 m) …   Wikipedia

  • Newfound Lake — Newfound Lake, vom Südufer westlich von Bristol aus gesehen. Geographische Lage Grafton County, New Hampshire, Vereinigte Staaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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