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Definition of newb

: 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,, "Blind Spot: David Bowie," 19 Jan. 2018 Enjoy being offline for the rest of the night, newb. Kevin Poulsen, WIRED, "Botnets Beat Spartan Laser on Halo 3," 4 Feb. 2009

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First Known Use of newb

1983, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for newb

by shortening

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“Newb.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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