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abecedarian

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of abecedarian

  1. of or relating to the simplest facts or theories of a subject an abecedarian approach to historical study Synonyms of abecedarian elementary, basal, basic, beginning, elemental, essential, fundamental, introductory, meat-and-potatoes, rudimental, rudimentary, underlyingWords Related to abecedarian primal, primary, prime, simple; crude, primeval, primitive, primordial, rude, uncomplicated; preliminary, preparatory; crucial, important, keyNear Antonyms of abecedarian complex, sophisticated; complicated, convoluted, detailed, elaborate, extensive, intricate; developed, evolved, high, higher, refinedAntonyms of abecedarian advanced


abecedarian

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of abecedarian

  1. a person who is just starting out in a field of activity abecedarians soon learn that martial arts have a spiritual as well as physical side Synonyms of abecedarian beginner, apprentice, babe, colt, cub, fledgling, freshman, greenhorn, neophyte, newbie, newcomer, novice, novitiate, punk, recruit, rook, rookie, tenderfoot, tyro, virginWords Related to abecedarian boot; amateur, dabbler, dilettante; learner, student, trainee; candidate, entrant, probationerNear Antonyms of abecedarian expert, master, pro, professionalAntonyms of abecedarian old hand, old-timer, vet, veteran



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