Examples of greenhorn in a Sentence
He's not the most sophisticated businessman you'll ever meet, but he's no greenhorn.
go easy on him—he's just a greenhorn and doesn't have all the experience you do
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However, after his captain determined there was no concussion and just an ugly cut, the greenhorn was eager to get back to work.
The celebration was a bit delayed after his resident greenhorn crew member took an accidental line hook to the skull, resulting in a nasty gash on top of his head.
The question is whether the greenhorn governor has the political strength and courage to see it through.
As the greenhorn’s injury persists and his will to keep going continues, the co-captains make the tough call to sacrifice thousands of dollars in order to get him back to shore for medical treatment.
As if that wasn’t bad enough, a sudden jerk of the boat at the wrong time injures their greenhorn, Taylor.
EIGHT years ago Mike Pompeo was a 47-year-old greenhorn congressional candidate in Wichita, Kansas, with a modest business career and unremarkable limited-government views.
Interested greenhorns can apply by March 1 for a crew apprentice position starting this summer.
Political greenhorns also turned up with the intention to contest the next election.
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Definition of greenhorn for English Language Learners
: a person who lacks experience and knowledge
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