Simple Definition of tyro
: a person who has just started learning or doing something : a beginner or novice
Full Definition of tyro
: a beginner in learning : novice
Examples of tyro
Most of the people in the class were tyros like me.
<he's a good musician, but at 14, he's still a tyro and has a lot to learn>
Origin of tyro
Medieval Latin, from Latin tiro young soldier, tyro
First Known Use: 1587
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