What's new with you?

What's new with you?

A standard, casual greeting to someone used to politely (and sometimes superficially) inquire about what is happening in their life. Hey Tom, what's new with you? It's nice to see you again, Brenda. What's new with you these days?
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What's new with you?

Inf. a typical greeting, often a response to What's new? Mary: What's new with you? Sally: Oh, nothing. What's new with you? Mary: The same. Fred: Hi, John! How you doing? John: Great! What's new with you?
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