Thesaurus

beginner

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of beginner

  1. a person who is just starting out in a field of activity although our son is only a beginner at swimming, he is making excellent progress Synonyms abecedarian, apprentice, babe, colt, cub, fledgling, freshman, greenhorn, neophyte, newbie, newcomer, novice, novitiate, punk, recruit, rook, rookie, tenderfoot, tyro, virgin Related Words boot; amateur, dabbler, dilettante; learner, student, trainee; candidate, entrant, probationer Near Antonyms expert, master, pro, professional Antonyms old hand, old-timer, vet, veteran


Learn More about beginner


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up beginner? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a dividing ridge between drainage areas

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!