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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A beginner.

Usage examples (30)
  • He shuddered to remember the days when he was a novice in the boxing ring.
  • At each morning's call the novice animators, all between ages 9 and 11, shifted their imaginations into overdrive.
  • Sheepdog categories include: nursery, for young dogs; pro-novice, which is the intermediate level; and open, for advanced dogs.
  • We walked the course in what is called a novice walk where a guy named Jeff explained how to read the cones that mark the course. for more
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