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New English

Origin of New English
1625-35, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • First, such as have given or taken any unfriendly reports of us new-english, should do well to recollect themselves.

  • Though, however, Chaucer's own new-english work is part of the result, the intellectual gain stops there for the time being.

    The Evolution of States J. M. Robertson
  • He was a shining example of the “new-english men,” whose fast-thinning ranks he so sadly deplored, and whose virtues he extolled.

    Stage-coach and Tavern Days Alice Morse Earle

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