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Definition of Novelty

Novelty

  1. The quality or state of being novel; newness; freshness; recentness of origin or introduction.
  2. Something novel; a new or strange thing.

Novelty Quotations

I grow plants for many reasons: to please my eye or to please my soul, to challenge the elements or to challenge my patience, for novelty or for nostalgia, but mostly for the joy in seeing them grow.
David Hobson

Therefore, when I considered this carefully, the contempt which I had to fear because of the novelty and apparent absurdity of my view, nearly induced me to abandon utterly the work I had begun.
Nicolaus Copernicus

Human beings are attracted to novelty: to probe the 'adjacent possible.' We didn't stay in the caves. We didn't stay on the planet, and soon we won't stay within the limitations of our biology. We move forward. We transcend our limits. We go to the moon, and we create the Internet.
Jason Silva

Two quite opposite qualities equally bias our minds - habits and novelty.
Jean de la Bruyere

The paradoxes of today are the prejudices of tomorrow, since the most benighted and the most deplorable prejudices have had their moment of novelty when fashion lent them its fragile grace.
Marcel Proust
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Novelty Translations

novelty in Afrikaans is nuus
novelty in Danish is nyhed
novelty in Dutch is nieuwtje, nieuws, nieuwigheid
novelty in German is Neuheit
novelty in Latin is novitas, novus
novelty in Spanish is noticias, novedad
novelty in Swedish is nymodighet, nyhet
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