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1. Once more; again.
2. In a new and different way, form, or manner.
[Middle English : a, of (from Old English of; see of) + new, new thing (from Old English nīwe; see new), or a-, on; see a-2 + new.]
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1. over again; once more
2. in a different way; afresh
[Old English of nīwe; see of, new]
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1. over again; once more: to play the tune anew.
2. in a new form or manner: to write the story anew.
[before 1000; Middle English onew, of newe, Old English of niowe; see a-2]
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|Adv.||1.||anew - again but in a new or different way; "start afresh"; "wanted to write the story anew"; "starting life anew in a fresh place"|
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adverb again, once again, once more, over again, from the beginning, from scratch, another time, afresh She's ready to start anew.
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anew[əˈnjuː] adv [start, begin] → de plus belle
to be born anew → renaître
to start life anew → commencer une nouvelle vie
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