noun new·com·er \ˈnü-ˌkə-mər, ˈnyü-\

: a person who has recently arrived somewhere or who has recently started a new activity

: something new that has recently been added or created

Full Definition of NEWCOMER

:  one recently arrived

Examples of NEWCOMER

  1. <he's a newcomer to ice hockey>

First Known Use of NEWCOMER

15th century

Rhymes with NEWCOMER


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