What are some alternative words for novelty?

Synonyms for novelty
ˈnɒv əl ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. freshness, novelty(noun)

    originality by virtue of being refreshingly novel

    Synonyms:
    gall, insolence, knickknack, bangle, fallal, crust, gewgaw, impudence, gaud, trinket, cheekiness, glow, bauble, impertinence, freshness

  2. novelty, freshness(noun)

    originality by virtue of being new and surprising

    Synonyms:
    insolence, impertinence, knickknack, bangle, cheekiness, fallal, freshness, glow, impudence, gaud, gall, crust, bauble, gewgaw, trinket

  3. knickknack, novelty(noun)

    a small inexpensive mass-produced article

    Synonyms:
    fallal, knickknack, bangle, knickknackery, nicknack, freshness, gaud, whatnot, gewgaw, bric-a-brac, bauble, trinket

  4. bangle, bauble, gaud, gewgaw, novelty, fallal, trinket(noun)

    cheap showy jewelry or ornament on clothing

    Synonyms:
    knickknack, bangle, fallal, freshness, gewgaw, gaud, bracelet, bauble, trinket

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. novelty(n)

    A change is a passing from one state or form to another, any act or process by which a thing becomes unlike what it was before, or the unlikeness so produced; we say a change was taking place, or the change that had taken place was manifest. Mutation is a more formal word for change, often suggesting repeated or continual change; as, the mutations of fortune. Novelty is a change to what is new, or the newness of that to which a change is made; as, he was perpetually desirous of novelty. Revolution is specifically and most commonly a change of government. Variation is a partial change in form, qualities, etc., but especially in position or action; as, the variation of the magnetic needle or of the pulse. Variety is a succession of changes or an intermixture of different things, and is always thought of as agreeable. Vicissitude is sharp, sudden, or violent change, always thought of as surprising and often as disturbing or distressing; as, the vicissitudes of politics. Transition is change by passing from one place or state to another, especially in a natural, regular, or orderly way; as, the transition from spring to summer, or from youth to manhood. An innovation is a change that breaks in upon an established order or custom; as, an innovation in religion or politics. For the distinctions between the other words compare the synonyms for CHANGE, v. In the religious sense regeneration is the vital renewing of the soul by the power of the divine Spirit; conversion is the conscious and manifest change from evil to good, or from a lower to a higher spiritual state; as, in Luke xxii, 32, "when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren." In popular use conversion is the most common word to express the idea of regeneration.

    Synonyms:
    alteration, change, change, conversion, diversity, innovation, mutation, regeneration, renewal, renewing, revolution, transformation, transition, transmutation, variation, variety, vicissitude

    Antonyms:
    constancy, continuance, firmness, fixedness, fixity, identity, invariability, permanence, persistence, steadiness, unchangeableness, uniformity

    Preposition:
    We have made a change for the better; the change from winter to spring; the change of a liquid to or into a gas; a change in quality; a change by absorption or oxidation.

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. novelty(n)

    Synonyms:
    newness, change, curiosity, innovation

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    newness, fancy, innovation, fantasy

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How to use novelty in a sentence?

  1. Saul Anuzis:

    To me she was a novelty because the idea of having someone who was promoting gun rights in the former Soviet Union under Putin was kind of an interesting thing, that was kind of her badge that she carried around and what everyone was interested in.

  2. Stanley Morison:

    Type design moves at the pace of the most conservative reader. The good type-designer therefore realizes that, for a new fount to be successful, it has to be so good that only very few recognize its novelty.

  3. Mark Goldsmith:

    I had no idea this sort of thing was out there, i'd been driving a 15-year-old Jeep, which only had cruise control that you constantly had to adjust, so all these new features are a novelty.

  4. Daniel J. Boorstin:

    It is only a short step from exaggerating what we can find in the world to exaggerating our power to remake the world. Expecting more novelty than there is, more greatness than there is, and more strangeness than there is, we imagine ourselves masters of a plastic universe. But a world we can shape to our will is a shapeless world.

  5. Jim Rader:

    We were just hysterical laughing about this, it was an exciting novelty that Bernard Sanders had the chutzpah to jump in there.


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