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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.

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  • 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: to get the last card in Texas Hold'em.
Definitions include: to have sexual intercourse.
Definitions include: 1: a general insult, especially in competitive games.
Definitions include: "ridiculous".
Definitions include: an expression of excitement or joy, used mostly by computer aficionados.
Definitions include: a revealing characteristic, especially in poker.
Definitions include: aggravation.
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: in a betting situation, the option most likely to win.
Definitions include: a coward.
Definitions include: acronym for "face the wall."
Definitions include: a women with a larger than average butt, but still firm and fit.
Definitions include: hung-over from alcohol.
Definitions include: someone who is new to a particular group, activity, game, field of study, etc.

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: to leave; go away.
Definitions include: a boring, humorless person; "wet blanket".
Definitions include: the event in which a DJ is playing records ("spinning") and doesn't properly match beat tempos while transitioning ("crossfading") from one track to another.
Definitions include: a person that kills fun or humor.
Definitions include: a non-Jewish female.
Definitions include: a person who gets a male excited by the high probability of later sex, but who has no intention of having sex with said male.
Definitions include: a generic insult.
Definitions include: a "professional wrestler" who loses matches so as to build up a featured wrestler's win/loss record and crowd appeal.
Definitions include: the police.
Definitions include: a person who behaves in an exaggerated way simply to attract attention.
Definitions include: a depressing female.
Definitions include: a mess; something useless; something unappealing.
Definitions include: a derogatory term, used most often to describe males; "jerk", "asshole".
Definitions include: a person who speaks favorably about something they have a vested interest in, while pretending to be impartial.
Definitions include: anything displeasing.

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Definitions include: menstrual period.
Definitions include: common misspelling of douche bag.
Definitions include: stylish; "smooth".
Definitions include: to get an erection.
Definitions include: the perineum.
Definitions include: no chance.
Definitions include: Money transferred directly from a band to a DJ, to bribe the DJ into playing their songs either on the radio or on a video channel.
Definitions include: in computing, an example or placeholder variable.
Definitions include: Being stuck somewhere without a way to get home, escape or get out of the situation. Also, if one has taken too many drugs, drank too much, etc. and is in no condition to drive.
Definitions include: good-bye.

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