non·​pro·​gram·​mer | \ ˌnän-ˈprō-ˌgra-mər How to pronounce nonprogrammer (audio) , -grə- \
plural nonprogrammers

Definition of nonprogrammer

: someone who is not a computer programmer an introduction to computer science for nonprogrammers

Examples of nonprogrammer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web While there will be some work, for most nonprogrammers work will be insecure and unreliable. Eduardo Porter And Farhad Manjoo, New York Times, "A Future Without Jobs? Two Views of the Changing Work Force," 8 Mar. 2016

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First Known Use of nonprogrammer

1967, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonprogrammer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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