showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages; "he was never covetous before he met her"; "jealous of his success and covetous of his possessions"; "envious of their art collection"
suspicious or unduly suspicious or fearful of being displaced by a rival; "a jealous lover"
used of a living language; being the current stage in its development; "Modern English"; "New Hebrew is Israeli Hebrew"
in use after medieval times; "New Eqyptian was the language of the 18th to 21st dynasties"
lacking training or experience; "the new men were eager to fight"; "raw recruits"
not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered; "a new law"; "new cars"; "a new comet"; "a new friend"; "a new year"; "the New World"
original and of a kind not seen before; "the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem"
(of a new kind or fashion) gratuitously new; "newfangled ideas"; "she buys all these new-fangled machines and never uses them"
very recently; "they are newly married"; "newly raised objections"; "a newly arranged hairdo"; "grass new washed by the rain"; "a freshly cleaned floor"; "we are fresh out of tomatoes"