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newcomer

Pronunciation: /ˈnuːˌkʌmər; ˈnjuːˌkʌmə(r)/

Translation of newcomer in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • (person) recién llegado, (masculine, feminine) a model that stands out among this year's newcomers un modelo que (se) destaca entre las novedades de este añonewcomer to sth Acme Inc is no newcomer to publishing el mundo editorial no le es desconocido a Acme Inc he's a relative newcomer to politics no lleva mucho tiempo en la política
    Example sentences
    • There can be legitimate objections, as well as xenophobic ones, to a large number of newcomers arriving in a certain area.
    • Their bus was welcomed just like at any other time when newcomers arrived.
    • We must say goodbye to our friends and colleagues and prepare for the newcomers arriving soon.

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