: newcomer; especially : a newcomer to cyberspace
Examples of NEWBIE
- 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
Related to NEWBIE
- abecedarian, apprentice, babe, colt, cub, fledgling, freshman, greenhorn, neophyte, beginner, newcomer, novice, novitiate, punk, recruit, rook, rookie, tenderfoot, tyro, virgin
- old hand, old-timer, vet, veteran
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