The definition of a tyro is someone who is new to something, a novice.(noun)
An example of a tyro is a person attending their first painting class.
See tyro in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. tyros
Origin: ML < L tiro, young soldier, beginner
See tyro in American Heritage Dictionary 4
also ti·ronoun pl. ty·ros also ti·ros
Origin: Medieval Latin tȳrō, squire
Origin: , variant of Latin tīrō, recruit.
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