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tenderfoot

noun

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  1. a person who is just starting out in a field of activity <skateboarders who are tenderfeet will inevitably fall as they learn their first moves> Synonyms abecedarian, apprentice, babe, colt, cub, fledgling, freshman, greenhorn, neophyte, newbie, newcomer, novice, novitiate, punk, recruit, rook, rookie, beginner, tyro, virginRelated Words boot; amateur, dabbler, dilettante; learner, student, trainee; candidate, entrant, probationerNear Antonyms expert, master, pro, professionalAntonyms old hand, old-timer, vet, veteran




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to proceed clumsily or ineffectually

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