Definition of 'beginner'
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If you are an absolute beginner he can provide a skipper and crew as well. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It also offers exciting prospects for complete beginners. The Sun (2008)How long would it take a beginner to complete the journey? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Most courses offer beginner lessons where your health is checked to see if you are fit enough to do it. The Sun (2011)Musically, we were all absolute beginners. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The tours allow for different cycling abilities, except complete beginners. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The classes were designed for complete beginners, with yoga teachers given extra training in back care. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It works for both highly trained athletes and complete beginners, he says. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We knew enough about beginners' luck to recognise it when we saw it. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Perhaps beginner's luck was at work his behalf? Times, Sunday Times (2009)It turned out to be beginner's luck. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There are increasing numbers of mountain-biking courses for beginners and enthusiasts alike. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Whether you are a complete beginner or a more experienced player, use this drill to check your swing. Winning Golf for Women (1993)Sailing Holidays is the only company that allows complete beginners to sail their own yachts as part of a flotilla. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But it was beginner's luck. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)The rest of the group - at least half of them complete beginners - were similarly inspired. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It had been just beginner's luck, after all. The Sun (2012)Whether you're a veteran or a complete beginner, the best equipment and expert tuition are all part of the package. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I had beginner's luck, which is really the ignorance of losing. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)I explained that I was not a complete beginner. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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British English: beginner /bɪˈɡɪnə/ NOUN
A beginner is someone who has just started learning to do something and cannot do it well yet.
The course is suitable for both beginners and advanced students.
- American English: beginner
- Arabic: مُبْتَدِئ
- Brazilian Portuguese: iniciante
- Chinese: 初学者
- Croatian: početnik
- Czech: začátečník
- Danish: begynder
- Dutch: beginner
- European Spanish: principiante
- Finnish: aloittelija
- French: débutant
- German: Anfänger
- Greek: αρχάριος
- Italian: principiante
- Japanese: 初心者
- Korean: 초보자
- Norwegian: nybegynner
- Polish: początkujący
- European Portuguese: principiante
- Romanian: începător
- Russian: новичок
- Spanish: principiante
- Swedish: nybörjare
- Thai: ผู้เริ่มใหม่
- Turkish: yeni başlayan
- Ukrainian: початківець
- Vietnamese: người mới học
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