Examples of rookie in a Sentence
There are three rookies in the starting lineup.
an experienced policeman whose partner is a rookie
Recent Examples of rookie from the Web
He was often lost or left out of the offense as a rookie, but Jackson is confident he's learned a lot from last season.
Now, Torres is a burgeoning star at age 21, already having hit 14 home runs as a rookie this season.
The Seahawks also toyed some with an alignment featuring Tedric Thompson — like Hill, a 2017 draftee who played sparingly as a rookie — at free safety and McDougald at strong.
The Ravens wrapped up the draft, and had rookie minicamp, team OTAs and the mandatory minicamp.
The Redskins signed third-round pick Geron Christian, a left tackle out of Louisville who received a majority of the reps during rookie minicamp, and now have their entire draft class under contract . . .
Rankin underwent the procedure to repair damage suffered during a rookie minicamp.
Haynes was the first from his family to earn a college diploma, and missed a day of rookie minicamp to walk in commencement last month.
Davis played middle linebacker on Day 1 of rookie minicamp, and like Decker has never known another position as a Lion.
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ROOKIE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rookie for English Language Learners
: a first-year player in a professional sport
: a person who has just started a job or activity and has little experience
ROOKIE Defined for Kids
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