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Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Since they have almost killed this site, I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. This will culminate in my release of an MBOX file including full headers. More here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Since they have almost killed this site, I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. More here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. More here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Details of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret start Monday August 17. More here.
Google has been lying about the penalty against this site for years. My conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty starts dropping August 17. More here.

Definition of newbie

newbie

noun

  • someone who is new to a particular group, activity, game, field of study, etc. Also newb.
    Katie, I can't believe you've never done this before. You're such a newbie.

    Last edited on Nov 10 1999. Submitted by Mikey M. from CA, USA on Nov 10 1999.

origin

  • Possibly a military slang contraction of "new boy."

    Last edited on Feb 13 2006. Submitted by Robbie G. from Stroud, Hampshire, UK on Feb 13 2006.

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Other terms relating to 'games (related to)':

Definitions include: a coward.
Definitions include: acronym for "face the wall."
Definitions include: abbreviated form of "shoot 'em up".
Definitions include: a videogame that requires mashing buttons to play, rather than finesse.
Definitions include: a person who has not had their first kiss or has never French kissed.
Definitions include: hung-over from alcohol.
Definitions include: in a betting situation, the option most likely to win.
Definitions include: aggravation.
Definitions include: a disappointing event.
Definitions include: someone who is new to a particular group, activity, game, field of study, etc.
Definitions include: "ridiculous".
Definitions include: a competition employed to determine the ownership of an object when ownership is in dispute.
Definitions include: an expression of excitement or joy, used mostly by computer aficionados.
Definitions include: to get the last card in Texas Hold'em.
Definitions include: 1: a general insult, especially in competitive games.

Other terms relating to 'inexperienced':

Definitions include: in agreement.
Definitions include: an inexperienced person; "green person".
Definitions include: a person who has not had their first kiss or has never French kissed.
Definitions include: form of address for a young person.
Definitions include: to vomit
Definitions include: abbreviated form of "rookie".
Definitions include: an inexperienced surfer, regardless of age.
Definitions include: someone who is new to a particular group, activity, game, field of study, etc.

Other terms relating to 'miscellaneous insults (list of)':

Definitions include: very good, excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: an obsequious person; "suck-up".
Definitions include: to annoy someone.
Definitions include: too rich, white, and/or upper class.
Definitions include: hippie-esque; "all-natural".
Definitions include: a dork, dummy, oaf, etc.
Definitions include: a generic insult.
Definitions include: a derogatory term, usually for an unkind male.
Definitions include: someone who pretends to be someone they're not, usually in dress and speech; "poseur"; "wannabe"; "fake".
Definitions include: a random insult.
Definitions include: a person who is a noob.
Definitions include: a feminine female.
Definitions include: young, semi-hip, web site professionals. Note: usually used in a derogatory manner.
Definitions include: jail or prison.
Definitions include: a person who isn't good at life.

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Definitions include: software that has had features disabled to entice people to upgrade to a for-pay or more expensive version.
Definitions include: the collective shared "mind" of a particular group.
Definitions include: this a James Brown classic.
Definitions include: a fart
Definitions include: See shits and giggles.
Definitions include: knee-high boots.
Definitions include: a person who speaks favorably about something they have a vested interest in, while pretending to be impartial.
Definitions include: to bully.
Definitions include: absent minded, inattentive.
Definitions include: a general insult.

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