- newly done, made, etc.; new; novel: a humorously derogatory term
- Now Rare tending toward or fond of novelty or new things
Origin of newfangledMiddle English ; from newefangel ; from newe, new + -fangel ; from base of Old English fon, to take: see fang
- New and often needlessly novel.
- Fond of novelty.
Origin of newfangledMiddle English newfanglyd, fond of novelty, alteration of neufangel : newe, new; see new + *-fangel, taken; see pag- in Indo-European roots.