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greenhorn

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a person who is just starting out in a field of activity
  • go easy on him—he's just a greenhorn and doesn't have all the experience you do

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The first known use of greenhorn was in 1672

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“Greenhorn.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/greenhorn. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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