: newbie

Examples of newb in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Plunging into the kaleidoscopic waters of Bowie’s work was no small task for a newb. Nneka McGuire,, 19 Jan. 2018 Enjoy being offline for the rest of the night, newb. Kevin Poulsen, WIRED, 4 Feb. 2009

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Word History


by shortening

First Known Use

1983, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of newb was in 1983

Dictionary Entries Near newb

Cite this Entry

“Newb.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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