Idiom of the Day – Make a fresh start
To make a fresh start means to make a new start or to start something again. This expression is used when things have not been going so well and a person wants to change their situation. On days like today, at the start of a New Year, many people see an opportunity to make a fresh start, to put any bad situations behind them and to move on to something new. It is a time of hope and change.
Example Usage: I'm going to put last year behind me and make a fresh start.