One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a 5-day course during which novices learn enough to skipper a yacht safely’
beginner, learner, inexperienced person, neophyte, newcomer, new member, new recruit, raw recruit, new boy, new girl, initiate, tyro, fledgling
apprentice, trainee, probationer, student, pupil, mentee
North American tenderfoot
informal rookie, new kid, newie, newbie
North American informal greenhorn, punk
2‘a novice who had never achieved ordination’
novitiate, postulant, proselyte, catechumen, neophyte
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