Definition of beginner
: one that begins something; especially : an inexperienced person
Examples of beginner in a Sentence
although our son is only a beginner at swimming, he is making excellent progress
Recent Examples of beginner from the Web
Mah-jongg class for beginners Classes are held Mondays through July 24, 1-4 p.m. Temple Rodef Shalom, 2100 Westmoreland St., Falls Church. $85.
Oriel is taking things slowly at first but recognizes the time will come when her students are no longer beginners.
Jill DeWitt advises beginners to start by planting around a tree.
There's also the fact that, according to Dwell, interior sections, or wythes, were generally made with lower quality materials than exteriors, and they were often laid by beginners learning the art of masonry.
Kitty Hawk Kites sells kites and offers beginner hang gliding lessons on the dunes.
Club members include beginners to seasoned racers of all skill levels and abilities.
June 26 Monday Needlers: Crafters and makers socialize, share ideas and expertise with beginners or take advice on projects, 2 to 4 p.m., Shawnee Library, 13811 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, free, 913-826-4600.
The trails are considered beginner-friendly and several primitive campgrounds are available in the area to extend your off-roading adventure.
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First Known Use of beginner
BEGINNER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of beginner for English Language Learners
: a person who is beginning something or doing something for the first time
BEGINNER Defined for Kids
Definition of beginner for Students
: a person who is doing something for the first time
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