A person under legal agreement to work a specified length of time for a master craftsman in a craft or trade in return for instruction and, formerly, support
A country person, esp. one regarded as unsophisticated, simple, awkward, uncouth, etc.
A person who does something without professional skill
A person who is easily deceived or is used to carry out the designs of another.
A small freshwater cyprinid fish (Gobio gobio), often used for bait.
Any of various chiefly coastal seabirds of the family Laridae, having long wings, webbed feet, a thick, slightly hooked beak, and usually gray and white plumage.
A beginner or novice:
One who has only recently arrived.
The definition of a recruit is a new person who has joined something, especially the military.
In Swift's Gulliver's Travels, any of a race of brutish, degraded creatures subject to the Houyhnhnms and having the form and all the vices of man
An individual of recognized knowledge in a particular topic, typically confirmed by academic standing and publications, who is called upon by one of the parties to testify in court as to his or her opinion of the underlying facts. Also referred to as expert witness.
Someone who sets (puts) something in motion
A person in the first year, term, etc. of some enterprise
A person who has recently been, or is about to be, initiated
A newcomer not yet hardened to rough outdoor life; a greenhorn.
(Sports) A first-year or first-time player in a particular league, event, etc.
An act of beginning; an initial effort:
(Baseball) A player on the team the "Chicago Cubs".
A beginner; a novice.
Find another word for greenhorn. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for greenhorn, like: apprentice, new hand, novice, yokel, fledgling, crude fellow, rustic, amateur, boor, (colloq.) tyro and dupe.