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new·bie

 (no͞o′bē, nyo͞o′-)
n. Slang
One who is new to something; a novice.

[From new (with b as in freebie).]

newbie

(ˈnjuːbɪ)
n
(Telecommunications) slang a newcomer, esp in computing or on the internet
[C20: origin unknown; possibly from new boy]

new•bie

(ˈnu bi, ˈnyu-)
n.
a newcomer, esp. an inexperienced user of the Internet or of computers in general.
[1965–70, Amer.; newb (orn) + -ie]

newbie

An inexperienced user of the Internet or of computers in general.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.newbie - any new participant in some activity
beginner, initiate, tiro, tyro, novice - someone new to a field or activity
enlistee, recruit - any new member or supporter (as in the armed forces)
Translations
nováčekpočítačový začátečník
newbie
interneto naujokas
iesacejs datorlietotajs
počítačový začiatočník
acemi bilgisayarcı

newbie

[ˈnjuːbɪ] Nnovato/a m/f, principiante mf

newbie

n (inf: = newcomer) → Neuling m, → Neue(r) mf (inf)

newbie

(ˈnjubiː) noun
an inexperienced user of computers, especially one who is not familiar with the rules of the Internet.
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