noun• informal , chiefly North American
- A person who is new to or inexperienced at a particular activity: I’m not a seasoned veteran, but I’m no greenhorn eitherMore example sentences
- I think it's also good to mix a few vets in with some greenhorns, show 'em the ropes if you know what I mean.
- It was kind of bad for awhile till we got to know people and speak the language and quit being called greenhorns.
- One hundred and twelve days before, the nine of us greenhorns, just out of training schools, took our first combat crew training flight together at Dyersburg Army Air Base, Tennessee.