What does the word novel mean?

Usage examples for novel

  1. " As a rock," responded Elton, beginning to enjoy a novel experience. – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
  2. From his tone, you might have supposed that all the Redmantlers of the world would come to- morrow and look at these novel words of his. – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  3. The father, as soon as he was alone, immediately lit another cigarette, took up his French novel, and went to work as though he was determined to be happy and comfortable again without losing a moment. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope