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rookienoun [C]

 us   /ˈrʊk·i/
a person with little experience who is just starting to work in a job or to play on a sports team: a rookie goalie/cop
(Definition of rookie from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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rookienoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈrʊki/ informal
a person who is new to an organization or an activity and does not have much experience: All rookie police officers are required to go through the basic training course. He made an embarrassing rookie mistake.
(Definition of rookie from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rookie”
in Spanish Principiante…
in Vietnamese lính mới…
in Malaysian rookie…
in Thai มือใหม่…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生手,新手…
in Turkish acemi çaylak, yeni, tecrübesiz kimse…
in Russian новичок…
in Indonesian orang baru, pekerja baru…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生手,新手…
in Polish nowicjusz/ka…
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