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"beginner" in British English

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beginnernoun [C]

uk   /bɪˈɡɪn.ər/  us   //
A2 a ​person who is ​starting to do something or ​learn something for the first ​time: This ​judoclass is for beginners only.

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(Definition of beginner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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beginnernoun [C]

 us   /bɪˈɡɪn·ər/
  • beginner noun [C] (START)

a ​person who is just ​learning how to do an ​activity
(Definition of beginner from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “beginner”
in Arabic مُبْتَدِئ…
in Korean 초보자…
in Portuguese principiante…
in Catalan principiant…
in Japanese 初心者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生手,初学者…
in Turkish başlangıç seviyesinde olan…
in Russian начинающий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 新手,初學者…
in Italian principiante…
in Polish początkując-y/a…
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