New Year


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New Year

n.
The first day or days of the calendar year.

New Year

n
the first day or days of the year in various calendars, usually celebrated as a holiday

new year

(ˈnu ˈyɪər, ˈnyu for 1; ˌyɪər for 2 )
n.
1. the year approaching or newly begun.
2. (caps.)
b. the first few days of a given year.
c. the Jewish new year; Rosh Hashanah.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.new year - the calendar year just begunNew Year - the calendar year just begun  
twelvemonth, year, yr - a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days; "she is 4 years old"; "in the year 1920"
Translations
Nový rok
nytår
Neujahrneues Jahr
uusi vuosiuusivuosi
Nova godina
新年
새해
Nový rok
nyår
ปีใหม่
Năm Mới

New Year

nneues Jahr; (= New Year’s Day)Neujahr nt; to bring in or see in the New Yeardas neue Jahr begrüßen; Happy New Year!(ein) glückliches or gutes neues Jahr!; over/at New Yearüber/an Neujahr; she’s expecting a baby in the New Yearsie erwartet im neuen Jahr ihr Baby; New Year resolution(guter) Vorsatz für das neue Jahr

New Year

1. nanno nuovo
Happy New Year! → Buon anno!
to wish sb a happy New Year → augurare buon anno a qn
to bring in the New Year → brindare all'anno nuovo
2. adj (party) → di Capodanno; (resolution) → per l'anno nuovo

new year

رَأْسُ السَّنَة Nový rok nytår Neujahr Νέο Έτος Año Nuevo uusi vuosi nouvel an Nova godina Anno Nuovo 新年 새해 Nieuwjaar nyttår Nowy Rok Ano Novo, Ano-Novo Новый год nyår ปีใหม่ Yeni Yıl Năm Mới 新年
References in classic literature ?
She and Leslie and Gilbert were on their way to the Four Winds Point, having plotted with Captain Jim to watch the New Year in at the light.
If we did not have a white Christmas we had a white New Year.
The wedding-day was fixed for the first week in the New Year.
For some people Christmas and the New Year are very merry times; but for cabmen and cabmen's horses it is no holiday, though it may be a harvest.
On the present occasion, the partners endeavored to celebrate the new year with some effect.
And I you a happy New Year," responded the Second Blighted Being, with the accent of a penitent accordeon.
No one had the slightest suspicion of what beautiful things she had seen; no one even dreamed of the splendor in which, with her grandmother she had entered on the joys of a new year.
Lord send we may be coming to something better in the New Year nigh upon us
Farebrother was irresistibly invited, on the plea that he must not forsake his old friends on the first new year of his being a greater man, and Rector as well as Vicar.
It reminds me of the journal I opened with the New Year, once, when I was a boy and a confiding and a willing prey to those impossible schemes of reform which well-meaning old maids and grandmothers set for the feet of unwary youths at that season of the year--setting oversized tasks for them, which, necessarily failing, as infallibly weaken the boy's strength of will, diminish his confidence in himself and injure his chances of success in life.
Reckoning up his money and his bank book, he found that he had left one thousand eight hundred roubles, and nothing coming in before the New Year.
My Lords, the business of the Council being concluded, I have only to wish you a happy New Year.