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Meaning of NEWCOMER

Pronunciation:  'noo`kumur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  any new participant in some activity
  2. [n]  a recent arrival; "he's a newcomer to Boston"

NEWCOMER is a 8 letter word that starts with N.


 Synonyms: entrant, fledgeling, fledgling, freshman, neophyte, starter
 See Also: arrival, arriver, beginner, comer, enlistee, initiate, novice, recruit, tiro, tyro



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\New"com`er\, n.
One who has lately come.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: abecedarian, alien, alphabetarian, amateur, apprentice, arrival, arriviste, articled clerk, baby, beginner, boot, catechumen, colonist, colt, comer, deb, debutant, emigrant, entrant, fledgling, foreigner, freshman, gate-crasher, greenhorn, greeny, ignoramus, immigrant, incomer, inductee, infant, initiate, in-migrant, intruder, learner, neophyte, nestling, new arrival, new boy, novice, novitiate, novus homo, outlander, outsider, parvenu, postulant, probationer, probationist, proselyte, raw recruit, recruit, rookie, settler, squatter, stowaway, stranger, tenderfoot, trainee, tyro, upstart, visitant, visitor