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newbie

and noob
n. someone who is new to a group, place, activity, etc. (The opposite of oldbie.) I’m just a newbie, but I do have a question for the group. Will you noobs ever learn to read the FAQ?
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Newbies are making up for the absence of A- listers
With the idea of “Helping stock trading newbies by providing one solution to the question, “How many shares of a stock should I buy?
In effect, an eternal September may be fast approaching in corporate America and many companies could be overwhelmed by their own influx of inexperienced newbies.
Darnell then added: "We have to let them know they are newbies.
But Newbies gave us the chance to not only indulge our passion ( but introduce the little 'uns to the joy of celluloid.
For this lack of clarity and other reasons, this ``Macbeth'' is decidedly not the production to introduce Shakespeare to newbies.
That was cinema bosses' "live and let cry" mission when they launched their Newbies promotion at the Odeon cinema in Coventry's Skydome - screenings designed especially for parents with new babies.
Naughty, outrageous, and gay, gay, gay as ever, Queer Duck: The Movie will delight longtime fans and newbies alike.
When researchers played the begging calls of nearly grown pups to a meerkat group out hunting with newbies, the foragers increased the proportion of prey left alive for delivery.
I'm sure everyone knows the gist of this by now, but I'll summarize for the newbies.
You can attract new subscribers (both newbies and competitors' subscribers).
Aimed at e-file newbies, the IRS and FTB are co-sponsoring a series of free workshops to teach the basics of e-filing.
Only the greenest of newbies will be surprised to learn of the Pentagon's involvement in funding ARPANET, the Internet's precursor.
Apart from the obvious socially despised groups - lawyers, recruitment agents, estate agents, fascists and people from Scunthorpe - there is one group of people I hate most - Net newbies.
Chicago keeps hopping, and we left out a couple of newbies worth mentioning a few months ago in our brief city survey.