The definition of a novice is a beginner, or a person at the start of something.
Any learner or beginner; novice
Someone who sets (puts) something in motion
(Informal) Any beginner or novice
The definition of a tyro is someone who is new to something, a novice.
Any newcomer, novice, or beginner
One just beginning a new kind of life, work, etc.; beginner; novice
One who has been introduced to or has attained some knowledge in a particular field.
An inexperienced or immature person, especially one who is easily deceived.
Fledgling is defined as a young bird, organization, person or other entity that is just beginning or just forming.
An amateur is an individual who is new to, or not yet skilled in, a particular skill or sport.
The fact of originating; rise or derivation:
The belief in and reverence for a supernatural power or powers, regarded as creating and governing the universe:
Find another word for novitiates. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for novitiates, like: novices, apprentices, beginners, rookies, tiros, tenderfeet, neophytes, initiates, greenhorns, freshmen and fledglings.