be as good as new

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be as good as new

To be in good condition, sometimes after an act of restoration. When I broke my foot, I was in a cast for six weeks, but now I'm as good as new. Look at this vintage comic book I found in the attic—it's as good as new! Once I sand this old chair, it will be as good as new.
See also: good, new

be as good as new

if something is as good as new, it has either been kept in the same good condition as when it was new, or repaired so that it is as good as it was then The exterior of the building has been restored and it now looks as good as new.
See also: good, new