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noob

Syllabification: noob

Definition of noob in English:

noun

informal
A person who is inexperienced in a particular sphere or activity, especially computing or the use of the Internet.
Example sentences
  • I'll start by explaining a little background information for all the noobs who didnt watch the cartoon series.
  • Being a noob, I forgot to print out the map.
  • But we still think you're a noob.

Origin

early 21st century: from newbie.

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