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neophyte

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Definition a new participant in some activity
  • I've tracked her rise from the time she was just a neophyte extra excited to be on the big screen.
  • They claim their software is neophyte-friendly.
  • You have no right to preach to me, you neophyte, that have not passed the porch of life, and are absolutely unacquainted with its mysteries.
    Bronte, Charlotte  --  Jane Eyre
  • The neophyte had natural athletic ability, but he didn't even know the rules of the game.
  • That we, the neophytes, might have an excess of light shining upon us all at once, orders were given to let out Twenty Eight.
    Dickens, Charles  --  David Copperfield
  • Carstone as a neophyte.
    Dickens, Charles  --  Bleak House
  • But with all the ardour of a neophyte and the pride of an apt learner I was at that time a great nautical casuist.
    Conrad, Joseph  --  The Mirror of the Sea
  • Unfortunately, there are no set rules for the neophyte.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • That we, the neophytes, might have an excess of light shining upon us all at once, orders were given to let out Twenty Eight.
    Charles Dickens  --  David Copperfield
  • They built great temples of initiation to which neophytes traveled from around the world to partake of the wisdom.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • For a neophyte, you understand, your current outrageously undeserved position notwithstanding.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Veterans began loitering outside the new men's windows, pretending to speak to each other when in fact they were grilling the neophytes.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • The neophytes are in groupism freefall.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • He's my neophyte Downworlder to mock and boss around, not yours.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • You have no right to preach to me, you neophyte, that have not passed the porch of life, and are absolutely unacquainted with its mysteries.
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • I therefore have not come to the consideration of Mr. Carstone as a neophyte.
    Charles Dickens  --  Bleak House
  • Her whole soul was possessed by the fact that a fuller life was opening before her: she was a neophyte about to enter on a higher grade of initiation.
    George Eliot  --  Middlemarch
  • And no one seems to be taking responsibility for the neophyte...... " He took a deep breath.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Eclipse
  • On Saturday, December 9th, in the year 1531, a poor neophyte of the monastery of St. James was hurrying down Tapeyac hill to attend Mass in the City of Mexico.
    Willa Cather  --  Death Comes for the Archbishop
  • The amende was so sweetly made that even Lydia Sessions, still exceedingly employed at being pictorially chagrined over the depravity of her neophyte, could but be appeased.
    Grace MacGowan Cooke  --  The Power and the Glory

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