HyperDic: beginner

English > 2 senses of the word beginner:
NOUNperson beginner, novice, tyro, tiro, initiatesomeone new to a field / field or activity
person beginner, founder, founding father, fathera person who founds or establishes some institution
beginner > pronunciation
Soundsbihgih'ner
RhymesAfrikaner ... yawner: 180 rhymes with ner...
English > beginner: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone new to a field / field or activity.
Synonymsnovice, tyro, tiro, initiate
NarrowerabecedarianA novice learning the rudiments of some subject
apprentice, learner, prenticeWorks for an expert to learn a trade / trade
cub, greenhorn, rookieAn awkward and inexperienced youth
landlubber, lubber, landsmanAn inexperienced sailor
newcomer, fledgling, fledgeling, starter, neophyte, freshman, newbie, entrantAny new participant in some activity
tenderfootAn inexperienced person (especially someone inexperienced in outdoor living)
traineesomeone who is being trained
Broaderunskilled personA person who lacks technical training
Spanishiniciado, novato, novicio, primerizo, principiante, tiro
Catalannovençà, novici, principiant
Verbsbegintake the first ... / first step or steps in carrying out an action
English > beginner: 2 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA person who founds or establishes some institution.
Synonymsfounder, founding father, father
NarrowercofounderOne of a group of founders
colonizer, colonisersomeone who helps to found a colony
foundressA woman founder
Broaderoriginator, conceiver, mastermindsomeone who creates new things
Spanishfundadora, fundador, padre
Catalanfundador, pare
Verbsbeginset in motion, cause to start

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