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On this page you'll find 51 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to greenhorn, such as: amateur, apprentice, babe, beginner, colt, and hayseed.

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  • Of course it was a pretty greenhorn trick, but I guess no harm will come of it.

    Riders of the Silences | John Frederick
  • I'll learn you to leave junk in my way, you greenhorn squirt!

    The Planet Strappers | Raymond Zinke Gallun
  • The Greek mill-hand sells the greenhorn a job, and takes his chances on the foreman giving the man work.

    The Old World in the New | Edward Alsworth Ross
  • She, on her side, perceiving what a greenhorn she had to deal with, made up her shrewd little mind to set her cap for me.

    The Wasted Generation | Owen Johnson
  • An old trapper who has a couple of traps and lots of experience will catch more fur than the greenhorn with a complete outfit.

    Deadfalls and Snares | A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding

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