newcomer

  • 1 newcomer — (n.) recent arrival, mid 15c., with agent noun ending from new come (pp. adjective), c.1200, from O.E. niwe cumen. Old English also used niwcumen as a noun meaning newcomer, neophyte …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 2 Newcomer — New com er, n. One who has lately come. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 newcomer — index neophyte, novice, probationer (one being tested), stranger, successor Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 Newcomer — Newcomer,der:⇨Anfänger(1) …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 5 newcomer — [n] person who has just arrived in area alien, arrival, beginner, blow in*, colt*, foreigner, greenhorn*, immigrant, incomer, Johnny come lately*, late arrival, latecomer, maverick, neophyte, new kid on the block*, novice, novitiate, outsider,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 6 newcomer — ► NOUN 1) a person who has recently arrived. 2) a novice …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 newcomer — [no͞o′kum΄ər, nyo͞o′kum΄ər] n. a recent arrival …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Newcomer — A newcomer is someone who has recently arrived or recently joined a group. Newcomer may also refer to: Newcomer (Lenape), chief of the western Lenape and founder of Newcomerstown, Ohio Newcomer (Alien Nation), a fictional humanoid species in the… …

    Wikipedia

  • 9 newcomer — new|com|er [ˈnju:kʌmə US ˈnu:kʌmər] n 1.) someone who has only recently arrived somewhere or only recently started a particular activity →↑novice newcomer to ▪ I m a relative newcomer to the retail business. ▪ a special award for the most… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 newcomer — [[t]nju͟ːkʌmə(r), AM nu͟ː [/t]] newcomers 1) N COUNT A newcomer is a person who has recently arrived in a place, joined an organization, or started a new activity. He must be a newcomer to town and he obviously didn t understand our local customs …

    English dictionary

  • 11 Newcomer — New|co|mer 〈[ nju:kʌmə(r)] m. 3〉 Neuankömmling, Neuling [<engl. new „neu“ + come „kommen“] * * * New|co|mer [ nju:kamɐ ], der; s, [engl. newcomer = Neuankömmling, Neuling]: jmd., der in einer Branche, einem Geschäft o. Ä. neu ist, noch nicht… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 12 newcomer — UK [ˈnjuːˌkʌmə(r)] / US [ˈnuˌkʌmər] noun [countable] Word forms newcomer : singular newcomer plural newcomers 1) someone who has recently started to live or work somewhere, or who has just arrived in a place As a newcomer to the area, Paul was… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 newcomer — /nooh kum euhr, nyooh /, n. a person or thing that has recently arrived; new arrival: She is a newcomer to our city. The firm is a newcomer in the field of advertising. [1585 95; NEW + COMER] Syn. stranger, outsider, outlander. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 14 newcomer — n. a newcomer to * * * [ njuːkʌmə] a newcomer to …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15 newcomer — new|com|er [ nu,kʌmər ] noun count 1. ) someone who has recently started to live or work somewhere, or who has just arrived in a place: As a newcomer to the area, Paul was anxious to make friends. Victoria came down the steps to greet the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 newcomer — noun (C) someone who has only recently arrived somewhere or only recently started a particular activity (+ to): I m a relative newcomer to the retail business. | Promising newcomer Gillespie won outright …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 newcomer — noun 1) a newcomer to the village Syn: (new) arrival, immigrant, settler; stranger, outsider, foreigner, alien; informal johnny come lately, new kid on the block 2) photography tips for the newcomer Syn: beginner, novice …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 18 newcomer — noun 1) a newcomer to the village Syn: new arrival, immigrant, incomer, settler, stranger, outsider, foreigner, alien; informal new kid on the block; Austral.; informal blow in 2) photography tips for the newcomer Syn …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 19 Newcomer — New|co|mer [ nju:kʌmə] der; [s], [s] <aus gleichbed. engl. newcomer, eigtl. »Neuankömmling, Neuling«> jmd., der noch nicht lange bekannt, etwas, was noch neu ist [aber schon einen gewissen Erfolg hat]; Neuling …

    Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • 20 newcomer — noun Date: 15th century 1. one recently arrived 2. beginner, rookie …

    New Collegiate Dictionary


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