Simple Definition of newbie
: a person who has recently started a particular activity
Full Definition of newbie
: newcomer; especially : a newcomer to cyberspace
Examples of newbie in a sentence
He is a newbie to local politics.
<a newbie to the Internet, he was still trying to cope with the visual clutter of cyberspace>
Origin of newbie
irregular from new
First Known Use: 1970
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