Definition of brand new in English:

brand new


  • Completely new.

    ‘Graham's uniform was brand new’
    ‘a brand-new Oxford dictionary’
    • ‘I'm glad that song came back to me, and made me laugh in the face of another brand new day.’
    • ‘I was appalled by all the stalls that were selling brand new goods, supposedly cheap.’
    • ‘As the stadium is brand new the facilities for the audience will be superb.’
    • ‘Each is highly entertaining and can be heard at a brand new listening point set up at the museum.’
    • ‘It was like the ref had a brand new yellow card and wanted to see if it worked.’
    • ‘The character designs are enchantingly familiar, but brand new at the same time.’
    • ‘The blade, brand new and shining, calls with a seductive voice that I must ignore.’
    • ‘In Romsey, two schools destined for the axe were rolled into one to create a brand new primary school.’
    • ‘They sang a variety of songs from Abba to Sondheim, from old classics to brand new numbers.’
    • ‘These girls are so young, so fresh and clearly brand new to what's ahead of them.’
    • ‘Still, the blog has a brand new and much more robust commenting system which works in a very similar way.’
    • ‘This will give consumers a choice between buying brand new cartridges or reusing old ones.’
    • ‘It is interesting working on something brand new and trying to establish a tone and a house style.’
    • ‘Ultimately, the only equipment a baby must have brand new is a cot mattress and a car seat.’
    • ‘We will be continuing to operate from a brand new larger store opening soon in Leeds city centre.’
    • ‘Industrialised farming has also thrown up brand new diseases which may threaten humans.’
    • ‘Imagine my amazement to see a new hole appear by the weekend in the brand new, resurfaced road.’
    • ‘He loved it, that smell of fresh paint and brand new equipment and furniture.’
    • ‘Her flat is brand new but small so luckily there was an extra communal room big enough to fit the thirty or so people.’
    • ‘The name of this conspiracy is brand new and I know this because I have just invented it.’
    most recent, newest, just out, just released, fresh, present-day, up to date, up to the minute, state-of-the-art, current, modern, contemporary, modernistic, fashionable, in fashion, in vogue, voguish, bang up to date, in
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Late 16th century: from brand + new, with the idea ‘straight from the fire’.


brand new

/brand ˈnjuː/