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Synonyms of novice in English:


  • 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/girl, initiate, tyro, fledgling;
    North American  tenderfoot
    informal rookie, new kid, newie, newbie
    North American informal greenhorn, punk
    [Antonyms] expert, veteran
  • 2 a novice who had never achieved ordination
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