newbie newbie

Definition(s):

  • (n) any new participant in some activity

Usage(s):

  1. If you've ever been stung by the word newbie, then this is the vlog for you.
  2. One, Portfolio, a newbie, was closed.
  3. McCain admits he's a Net newbie.

News

  1. Bonnaroo Day Two: This is what 90,000 people looks like

    Clarion-Ledger staff writer Brian Eason is in Manchester, Tenn., for the Bonnaroo arts and music festival. He's chronicling his experience as a festival newbie. Here's his top observations from Day 2.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Clarion-Ledger

  2. Best Newbie Distro? You Say Linux Mint.

    FOSS Force: According to our "Newbie" Distro Poll, someone considering moving from Windows or Mac to Linux should consider taking Linux Mint for a spin.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Linux Today

  3. Mac Miller Returns To Forbes To Talk New Album, New Business

    The first time Mac Miller appeared at the Forbes building in New York, he was a teenaged newbie with a handful of mixtapes and a buzzworthy debut album. He returned this past week with accomplishments befitting a veteran.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. "Anybody who criticises Michael is wrong. He deserves better," Ecclestone said. "I would say don't underestimate Michael. Give him time to adapt to the new car and the new tyres. At the moment he's something of a newbie who has to get...
    on Apr 21, 2010 By: Bernie Ecclestone Source: Times Online

  2. "That's something I'd like to do in the future and that I'm aiming for," Hooker said. "Sergey's still the legend and I'm just a new newbie. I'm going to try and do what I can to be as good as he was."
    on Aug 23, 2008 By: Steve Hooker Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "One thing that doesn't seem to be mentioned there [in the newbie notes] is that we're hopefully now done with the suspend/resume irq re-architecting, and have switched to a new world order. Although I suspect lots of details will still change, of...
    on Jun 11, 2009 By: Linus Torvalds Source: Register

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