beginner[bē gin′ər, bi-]
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a person who begins anything
- a person just beginning to do or learn something; inexperienced, unskilled person; novice
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- One that begins.
- One who is just starting to learn or do something; a novice.