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
The team has already brought up two rookie starting pitchers and will almost certainly debut a couple more in the coming months.
The number of tryout players the New Orleans Saints that earned a roster spot after rookie minicamp is up to three.
Jayson Tatum, the Boston Celtics’ rookie star, is from St. Louis and considered playing for Mizzou before picking Duke.
Kirk, the 47th overall pick on April 27, joined the Cardinals for rookie minicamp May 11-13 and is expected to attend organized team activities (OTAs) on Tuesday through Thursday.
Böringer is just one of, well, every rookie that participated in the weekend mini-camp that is making some kind of transition.
Usually teams don’t expect a whole lot from fourth-round picks, especially as rookies.
May 15, 1964: Orioles rookie Wally Bunker, 19, wins his third straight complete game, a four-hit, 6-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels at Memorial Stadium.
Glasser had a stint with the White Sox’s rookie-league affiliate before keeping his career going in Australia.
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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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