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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

Don't show off every day, or you'll stop surprising people. There must always be some novelty left over. The person who displays a little more of it each day keeps up expectations, and no one ever discovers the limits of his talent.
Baltasar Gracian

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

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

The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.
Thomas Carlyle

The very essence of the creative is its novelty, and hence we have no standard by which to judge it.
Carl Rogers
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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