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  • adjective Alternative spelling of newfangled.


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  • is old-fangled
    term goes back to 1681 and the 1600's
    "... Nor did his theological abilities more advantage the cause of Religion abroad, than at home, they keeping the new-fangled Clergy aloof, and at a distance, as not daring to infuse into so solid a judgment their upstart and erroneous fancies, ..."

    also found newfangled examples from the 1500's.

    June 12, 2016