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[noo-spruhng, nyoo-] /ˈnuˈsprʌŋ, ˈnyu-/
newly or suddenly come into existence.
Origin of new-sprung
1585-95; new + sprung Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • There was still much to be said, and many plans to be discussed before our new-sprung happiness should be secured to us.

    The Quadroon Mayne Reid
  • We dare dispute against this new-sprung sect, In private or in public.

  • In the next instant, however, I changed my mind; and my new-sprung joy departed as suddenly as it had arisen.

    The Boy Tar Mayne Reid
  • Stifling his new-sprung emotions as well as he was able—promising them indulgence at some other time—he re-bent his ear to listen.

    The Maroon Mayne Reid
  • I am quite ashamed of my new-sprung distaste for country life.

  • A brisk, dancing, new-sprung wind was blowing up from Rainbow Valley, resinous with the odours of fir and damp mosses.

    Rainbow Valley Lucy Maud Montgomery

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