Definition of Newcastle noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Newcastle

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈnjuːkɑːsl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnuːkæsl//
 
[uncountable]
 
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Idioms
carry, take, etc. coals to Newcastle
 
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(British English) to take goods to a place where there are already plenty of them; to supply something where it is not needed Newcastle-upon-Tyne, in the north of England, was once an important coal-mining centre.