Reverse Dictionary: NOT – NOV


NOT – adverbs
– NASE †* not, by no means …c1315
– NOT BY A LONG CHALK by no means, not at all …1848 Amer. dial.
– NOT BY A LONG WAYS not at all; by no means …1956 Amer. dial.
– NO WHAT certainly not …1900 S. Afr.
not – interjections/phrases 
– ABER NIT! never! not! …1896 Amer. sl.
– NOT BY A LONG SHOT decidedly not …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– NOT BY A LONG SIGHT decidedly not …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– NOT BY A MILLSTONE not by any means; not by a long shot …1970 Amer. dial.
– NOT FOR JOE by no means, not on any account, definitely not …c1867
– NOT FOR JOSEPH by no means, not on any account, definitely not …1844
 
NOTABILITY – nouns
– SIGNALITY * notability, distinction …1650
 
NOTABLE – adjectives
– BRAVISH large; notable …1967 Amer. dial.
– MAIN great, excellent; notable …1887 Amer. dial.
– NAMELY † distinguished, famous, notable for a thing …c1440 obs. exc. Sc.
– SINGULAR † of persons: eminent, distinguished, notable …1497
– UNCO remarkable, notable, extraordinary, great, large …1724 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– WHOPCACKER astounding, notable, excellent …c1925 Aust. sl.
– WOPCACKER astounding, notable, excellent …c1925 Aust. sl.
notable – nouns 
– BOOMER anything excessively large or notable of its kind; a huge lie …1885 Aust. sl.
– DADDY OF THEM ALL, THE the finest, largest, or most striking example; the most notable; the best; the most superior …1907 US sl.
– WHACKER anything abnormally large or notable of its kind; a big lie; a heavy blow, a thump …1770
– WHOPCACKER anything astounding, notable, or excellent …c1925 Aust. sl.
– WOPCACKER anything astounding, notable, or excellent …c1925 Aust. sl.
notable – person
– BIG BOB an aristocrat; a notable person …1883 UK sl.
– HUMMER anything of magnitude or note; a person of notable parts …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– LIVE ONE a notable, popular, or well-respected person …L19 US sl.
– PALASIN †* a notable person; a dignitary …c1580 Sc.
– TALKINGSTOCK one who is an object of notice or conversation …Bk1881
– TALL POPPY a person who has a high salary or is otherwise prominent; one who is distinguished or notable; a very important person; an influential person; a person with status; often held in contempt by others, who try to bring about this person’s downfall or ruin …1931 Aust. colloq.
– WANG a notable person …1928 sl. 
 
NOTABLY – adverbs
– BIG conspicuously; notably; also, with great success, to a great extent …1865
 
NOTARY – person
– TABELLIO  a scrivener; a notary public…1413
– TABELLION  a scrivener, a kind of subordinate notary; esp. in the Roman Empire, and in France till the Revolution, an official scribe having some of the functions of notary …1413
 
NOTCH – nouns
– HAG a notch, a hack; the mark left by an axe-stroke …1702 Sc.
– KERF the result of cutting; the incision, notch, slit, etc., made by cutting, esp. by a saw …1523
– NAG a nick, notch, indentation; a bite, snap …1887 Sc.
notch – verbs 
– NAG to nick, notch, or hack with a sharp instrument; to snap, to snatch, to bite, to mark with the teeth …1887 Sc.
 
NOTE – adjectives
– HYPOMNEMATIC having the form of memoranda or notes …1891
note – nouns
– BILLET a note, letter, or document …1847 Amer. dial.
– CHIT a letter, a note, a certificate, or pass …Bk1892 Anglo-Indian sl.
– CHITTY a letter or note, a written message …1698 Anglo-Indian
– FAKEMENT any letter; a note …1826 sl.
– HANDWRITING † that which is written by hand; manuscript; a piece of written matter; a written document or note …1534 obs. or arch.
– LETTERLET a short letter, a note …1836 nonce word
– LETTERLING a short letter, a note …1781 nonce word
– MARGINALIA marginal notes …1832
– NASTYGRAM an unpleasant note or letter or a communication that brings bad news …1966-67 US sl., chiefly military
– OMNIANA notes or scraps of information about everything, or about all kinds of things …1807
– PAMPHIL †* a memorandum or note …1571
– QUOTATION † a note or observation; a matter noted …1608
– QUOTE † a marginal reference; a note …1600
note – verbs
– ADMARGINATE to add or note in the margin …a1834
– ADNOTE * to note, remark, observe, esp. in addition to another remark …1558 
– ADVERT † to turn the attention to; to take note of; to observe, to note, to heed; to consider, to think of a thing …1430
– ADVERTISE † to take note, to give heed, to consider …c1430
– BENOTE to make notes upon …1767
– COGNIZE to take note of, to notice, to observe; to know or perceive, to recognize …1821
– MARGENT † to add marginal notes to …1610
– MARGINATE † to annotate with marginal notes …1609
– MARK SOMETHING IN THE CHIMNEY CORNER to take note of something …1968 Amer. dial.
– PUT A NICK IN ONE’S STICK to make a note of as a reminder …1896 Sc. 
– QUOTE † to write down; to make a note or record of, to set down, to mention in writing …1573
– TAKE A KNOCK DOWN to take note …1950s US Black sl.
– WRITE IT IN THE CHIMNEY CORNER to make note of an unusual event …1992 Amer. dial.
 
NOTEBOOK – nouns
– SNITCH-PAD a notebook …1930s US Black sl.
 
NOTED – adjectives
– CELEBRIOUS well-known, famous, renowned, noted …1608 arch. or Eng. dial.
– MARKABLE † worthy or capable of being marked or noted; remarkable …c1449
– NAMELY noted, noteworthy, famed for some attribute or accomplishment, of good repute …1815 Sc.
noted – nouns 
– OBSERVANDUM something to be observed or noted …1704
noted – person
– IDENTITY a noted person; an odd, eccentric, or interesting person …1874 Aust. & NZ sl. 
 
NOTEWORTHY – adjectives
– NAMELY noted, noteworthy, famed for some attribute or accomplishment, of good repute …1815 Sc.
– OF MARK noteworthy, important, conspicuous …1590
– SKIRE † noteworthy, remarkable …c1400
noteworthy – nouns
– EYEBROW-RAISER something surprising, shocking, or noteworthy …1928
– MOUTHFUL something important or noteworthy said …1922 sl., orig. US
– ONE FOR THE BOOK anything noteworthy, remarkable, or incredible; something worthy of long-term record …1920s US sl.
 
NOT GUILTY – verbs
– FADE to obtain a verdict of not guilty …1960s US criminals’ sl.
– WALK to be found not guilty …1950s UK criminals’ sl.
 
NOTHING – adjectives
– NANN no; nothing …2000s US Black sl.
– NARY not one …Bk1905 Amer. dial.
– NEITHER HIDE NOR HAIR (OF SOMEONE) nothing whatever (of someone)
– NEITHER HILT NOR HAIR absolutely nothing …1844 Eng. dial.
nothing – adverbs 
– NENTI nothing …1893 circus usage
– STUBBS nothing …Bk1904 cant
nothing – nouns 
– AIR PUDDING nothing, esp. nothing to eat …1862 US sl.
– AIR PUDDING AND WIND SAUCE nothing to eat; nothing …1927 US sl.
– AMBS-ACE nothing, next to nothing …L14 sl.
– ARSE ALL nothing, nothing at all …2002 Brit. sl.
– AYLESBURY anything at all, nothing …1990s euphemism, rhyming sl. for ‘fuck’ (Aylesbury Duck)
– AYLESBURY DUCK anything at all, nothing …1990s euphemism, rhyming sl. for ‘fuck’
– B.A. nothing whatsoever; ‘Bugger All’ …1961 UK sl.
– BALLS absolutely nothing …1934 US sl.
– BEANS nothing; nonsense …M19 US sl.
– BUGGER-ALL very little; nothing …1921 sl.
– BUPKES, BUPKIS nothing (whatsoever) …1940s sl.
– CALF-SLOBBER nothing whatsoever …1980s sl.
– CHUFF ALL nothing; nothing at all …1997 UK sl.
– DAMN-ALL emphatically nothing; anything …1914 US sl.
– DAMN-ASS-ALL nothing …1959 US sl.
– DEAD CENTRE a point at which nothing is happening …1920s Amer. sl.
– DIDDLY-SQUAT nothing …Bk2006 US sl.
– DOODEY-SQUAT nothing …1950s sl.
– DOODLEY an insignificant amount; nothing whatsoever; the inference is that the subject is worthless …1930s US sl.
– DOODLEY-SQUAT nothing, zero …1930s sl.
– DOODLY an insignificant amount; nothing whatsoever; the inference is that the subject is worthless …1930s US sl.
– DOODLY-SQUAT nothing, zero …1930s sl.
– DOODY-SQUAT nothing …1950s sl.
– EPPIS something, the worst thing, nothing …1966 Amer. dial.
– F.A. nothing, anything meaningless, nonsense, rubbish …1914 euphemism for ‘fuck-all’
– FADOODLE †* something foolish or ridiculous; nonsense; a mere nothing; a useless trifle …a1670
– FANAD none, nothing …1920s army sl.
– FANNY nothing at all …1914 UK sl.
– FANNY ADAMS nothing, anything meaningless, nonsense, rubbish …1914  euphemism for ‘fuck-all’
– FAT LOT not very much, if anything at all …M19 sl.
– FIGURE NINE WITH THE TAIL CUT OFF nothing; something of no account or consequence …1916 Amer. dial.
– HELL-ALL emphatically nothing; anything …1969 Amer. sl.
– HELL-IN-ALL emphatically nothing; anything …c1933-74 Amer. sl.
– JACK SHIT nothing …Bk1995 US sl.
– MAORI PT (offensive) taking it easy and doing nothing …NZ sl.
– NADA nothing; none …1914 US sl.
– NAF nothing …1940s sl.
– NAFF nothing …1940s sl.
– NAFF ALL none, nothing; ‘fuck-all’ …1970s euphemism
– NANTE nothing, none; esp. used as a synonym for “I have none” …M19 sl.
– NANTEE nothing, none; esp. used as a synonym for “I have none” …M19 sl.
– NANTI nothing, none; esp. used as a synonym for “I have none” …M19 sl.
– NANTOIS nothing, none; esp. used as a synonym for “I have none” …M19 sl.
– NANTOISETTE nothing, none; esp. used as a synonym for “I have none” …M19 sl.
– NANTY nothing, none; esp. used as a synonym for “I have none” …M19 sl.
– NAUGHT nothing, nought …c897 now arch.
– NAUGHTS †* nothing, nought …1559
– NAUNT nothing …1891 Eng. dial.
– NE’ER-BE-LICKIT nothing whatsoever …1885 Sc.
– NENTI nothing, none; esp. used as a synonym for “I have none” …M19 sl.
– NERTS nothing …1989 sl.
– NICKS nothing, no …1789 UK sl.
– NIX nothing, no …1789 UK sl.
– NO NOTHING nothing whatever …1884 UK sl.
– NOT A SAUSAGE no money; nothing at all; a derisory amount  …1938 UK sl.
– OXO zero, nothing …L19 sl.
– QUINKINS a mere nothing; a worthless trifle …1825 Sc.
– S.B.A. nothing; Sweet Bugger All …20C sl.
– S.F.A. nothing; Sweet Fuck All; politely, Sweet Fanny Adams …20C sl.
– SHIT nothing; something of no value …1922 Irish sl.
– SOLDIER’S SUPPER nothing; that which does not exist …Amer. World War I sl.
– SWEET B.A. nothing whatsoever; ‘Bugger All’ …1961 UK sl.
– WIND PUDDING nothing, esp. nothing to eat …M19 US sl.
– ZIP SQUAT a very small amount; nothing …1990s US campus sl.
– ZOT zero; nothing …1965 US sl.
nothing – person
– NIHILAGENT † one who does nothing …1579-80
nothing – verbs 
– BENOTHING †* to reduce to nothing; to annihilate …1674
– BUY COTTON to do nothing …1960 Amer. dial.
– DARK IT to say nothing …c1880 sl.
– GET A GOOSE EGG to get nothing …Bk1995 US sl.
– HELP ANDY to do nothing …1927 Amer. dial.
– KNOCK DOG to idle, to do nothing …20C W. Indies
– MAKE A BLOB to accomplish nothing …1903
– VEG to do nothing; to lapse into a totally apathetic and passive state …1960s sl.
– VEG OUT to do nothing; to relax in an inert passive way; to lapse into a totally apathetic and passive state …1960s sl.
nothing – interjections/phrases
– DAMN-ALL! nothing! …1910s sl.
– EECHIE NOR OCHIE neither one thing nor another; not the smallest word or sound; hence, absolutely nothing …1768 Sc.
– EECHIE OR OCHIE either one thing or another; the smallest word or sound; hence, absolutely nothing …1768 Sc.
– EECHY NOR OOCHY neither one thing nor another; not the smallest word or sound; hence, absolutely nothing …1768 Sc.
– NANTOISALE no; nothing; none …1997 UK sl.
– NANTOISE no; nothing; none …1997 UK sl.
– NANTS no, nothing, none …1997 UK sl.
– NEITHER BACK NOR EDGE nothing …1878 Eng. dial.
– NEITHER EECHIE NOR OCHIE neither one thing nor another, nothing …1768 Sc.
– NEITHER LEG NOR ARM †* no part; nothing …1597
– NOT A BEAN nothing at all; no money whatever …1928 sl.
– NOT A BRASS RAZOO nothing at all, esp. of money; absolutely penniless …1930s Aust. & NZ sl.
– NOT A CIRCUMSTANCE nothing in comparison with …M19 US sl.
– NOT A SAUSAGE absolutely nothing; a derisory amount …1930s sl.
– NOT WORTH SHUCKS good for nothing …Bk1905 Amer. dial.
– NOUGHT OF THE MAKE nothing of the kind …1825 Eng. dial.
 
NOTICE – nouns
– ADVERTATION †* the act of turning the attention; observation, notice …c1480
– ADVERTENCE the act of turning the attention to; observation, notice, heed, attention, consideration …c1370
– ADVERTISEMENT † the act of informing or notifying; information, notification, notice …1528
– ADVISEMENT † the process of looking at or viewing; observation, notice, attention, consideration …1330
– HEEDANCE heed, notice …1931 Amer. dial.
– KEEP † care, attention, heed, notice …c1250
– MARK † attention, notice …1377
– MARKING † notice, consideration …1585
– OBSERVE † notice, attention …1805 Sc.
– PERCEIVANCE heed,  notice …1916 Amer. dial.
– QUOTE † to make mental note of; to notice, to observe, to mark, to scrutinize …1588
– SI QUIS a public intimation, notice, or bill, frequently one exhibited on a post, door, etc., requesting information, advertising, something lost, or the like …1597
– TENT a look; observation, notice, attention …1824 Sc. & Eng. dial.  
notice – verbs
– ANIMADVERSE †* to notice, to comment upon …1642
– ADVERT to turn one’s attention; to take notice, to take heed, to pay attention …1430
– ADVERTISE † to notice, to observe a thing …c1430
– BEAR IN HAND to take notice, to regard …1790 Eng. dial.
– CLOCK to look at, watch, observe, notice …M20 sl.
– COGNIZE to take note of, to notice, to observe; to know or perceive, to recognize …1821
– COP to notice; to look at …M19 sl., orig. Aust.
– ENT to regard, to notice; to obey …Bk1900 Sc.
– FALL TO to notice …1900s US criminals’ sl.
– GET ON TO to look at; to notice; to observe appreciatively or critically …1882 US sl.
– GET THE DAIRY ON to see, to notice a person …c1910 sl.
– LET FALL to take notice of, to make a ground of quarrel …1810 Sc.
– MIND to observe, to notice; to pay attention or heed to …1834 Sc. & Eng. & Amer. dial.
– REGARD to notice …1881 Eng. dial.
– SCAN to see, to notice …M19 sl.
– TAKE TENT OF to pay attention to; to notice, to observe …1824 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– TARTLE † to recognize, esp. after some uncertainty, to discern; to take notice of …1825 Sc.
– TENT to see, to observe, to notice …1784 Sc.
– VAREEZ to notice, to observe …a1838 Sc.
– YEME † to care for, to take notice of, to consider …c888
 
NOTICEABLE – adjectives
– FLAMING excessively noticeable, flagrant, monstrous; conspicuous …1738 sl.
– PALPABLE readily perceived by some one of the other senses, as the sight, hearing, etc.; perceptible; plainly observable, noticeable …c1430
 
NOTICED – nouns
– NOTANDUM an entry of something to be specially noted; a thing to be noticed or observed; a memorandum …1685
 
NOTIFICATION – nouns
– ADVERTISEMENT † the act of informing or notifying; information, notification, notice …1528
– ADVERTISING † warning, notification, information …1530
– ADVISO † information, intelligence; an official notification, dispatch, or ‘advice’ …1594
 
NOTIFY – person
– ADVERTISER † one who informs, notifies, or warns …c1565
notify – verbs 
– OFFICE to notify; to signal; to alert; to warn, to tip off …1812 sl.
– SIGNIFY † to notify or inform a person …1523
 
NOTION – nouns
– INKLE a notion, hint, suspicion, an inkling …1879 Eng. & Amer. dial.
– MAROTTE a pet notion, a craze …1852
– MIND an idea, a notion …1966 Amer. dial.
– QUIAMS whims; singular notions …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– QUIGNOGS ridiculous or foolish notions or conceits …1888 Eng. dial.
– VANG a notion, conceit …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 
NOTORIETY – nouns
– ÉCLAT † public display, ostentation; notoriety, publicity; a public exposure, scandal, ‘scene’ …a1674
– FAMOSITY †* celebrity, notoriety, renown …1535
 
NOTORIOUS – adjectives
– ANOINTED of persons: thoroughly bad, wholly given up to evil courses; notorious …1856 Eng. dial.
– NINETED of persons: thoroughly bad, wholly given up to evil courses; notorious …1856 Eng. dial.
– NOINTED of persons: thoroughly bad, wholly given up to evil courses; notorious …1856 Eng. dial.
notorious – person 
– DAD-OF-ALL-RINGTAILS those who are eminently mischievous, or of notorious character …Bk1855 Eng. dial.
– FAMOSO a notorious person …1663
– WORLD’S WONDER a person of notorious or surprising conduct …1787 Sc.
notorious – verbs 
– ECLAT to become known; to make notorious, to bring into publicity …1736
 
NOTWITHSTANDING – adverbs
– NAITHERS notwithstanding, either …1813 Sc.
– NATHELESS nevertheless, notwithstanding …c900
– NATHLESS nevertheless, notwithstanding …c900
– NETHERLESS † however, nevertheless, notwithstanding …c1400
– NETHERTHELESS † nevertheless, notwithstanding …c1440
notwithstanding – prepositions 
– AT-OWER in spite of …Bk1898 Sc.
– NATHLESS in spite of, notwithstanding …1567
 
NOURISH – nouns
– PABULUM that which nourishes and sustains the mind or soul; food for thought …1765
nourish – person 
– EDUCATOR † one who or that which nourishes or rears physically …1566
nourish – verbs 
– AFEDE † to feed, to nourish …c1000
– AFEED † to feed, to nourish …c1000
– HEARTEN † to strengthen with food or nourishment …1586
 
NOURISHED – adjectives
– SUCCULENT † of persons: well nourished …1673
– THRIVEN thriving, prosperous; well-nourished, strong …1901 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 
NOURISHING – adjectives
– BATTLING † nutritious to man; nourishing, making to grow or thrive …1555
– MARROWY of food: nourishing …1435
– NUTRIBLE †* nutritious, nourishing …1607
nourishing – nouns 
– EDUCATION † the process of nourishing or rearing a child, young person, or animal …
 
NOURISHMENT – nouns
– VICTITATION †* the taking of food or nourishment …1597
nourishment – verbs 
– BAIT † to feed, to take nourishment …c1386
 
NOUVEAU RICHE – person
– CACK-BROAD a fashionable, wealthy, or society woman; one who flaunts their wealth, esp. a nouveau riche woman  …1940s US Black sl.
– CACKLE-BROAD a fashionable, wealthy, or society woman; one who flaunts their wealth, esp. a nouveau riche woman  …1940s US Black sl.
– VICTORIA a nouveau riche person …2003 UK sl. 
 
NOVEL – adjectives
– BRAND SPANK-FIRE NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAND SPANKING new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAND SPANKING NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAND SPICK-AND-SPAN NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAND SPIT-AND-SPANG NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAND SPLINTERFIRE NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAND SPLINTER NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAN-NEW adj. novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAN-SPANKFIRE-NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAN-SPANKING new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAN-SPANKING NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAN SPICK-AND-SPAN NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAN-SPIT-AND-SPANG NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAN-SPLINTERFIRE NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAN-SPLINTER NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FRESH AS PAINT new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOT OFF new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOT OFF THE FIRE new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– NEW FANDANGLED new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– NEWFANGLE new-fashioned, novel …1773 Sc.
– NEWFANGLED new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– NEWFANGLETY newfangled …1922 Amer. dial.
– NEW WRINKLED new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PIPING HOT new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPANKFIRE NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPANKING. new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPANKING NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPICK-AND-SPAN NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPIT-AND-SPANG NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPITNEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPLINTER-FIRE NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPLINTER NEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPLITNEW new; novel …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
novel – nouns
– AGA SAGA a genre of popular novel-writing, plotting comfortable, domestic and emotional middle-class lives …1992 UK
– BODICE RIPPER a paperback romance novel with a pictorial cover featuring a man and woman in a steamy pose …Aust. sl.
 
NOVELTY – adjectives
– NEWFANGLE fond of novelty; pleasant to strangers …1742 Sc.
– NEWFANGLED much taken up with some new thing; pleased with novelties …1811 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– NEWOUS newfangled; full of novelty; fond of what is new …Bk1905 Sc.
novelty – nouns 
– FADDLEMENTS trifles, novelties …1891 Eng. dial.
– NEWANCE a new thing; a novelty; anything unusual …1875 Sc.
– NEW BREAD a novelty …Bk1905 Sc.
– NEWELTY a novelty; a dainty …1873 Eng. dial.
– NEWFANGLE a novelty …1897 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– NEWFANGLEDNESS † 1. love of novelty …1775 Sc.
  2. an innovation; a novelty …1877 Sc.
– NEWLITY a novelty; a dainty …1873 Eng. dial.
– NIBBLETIES novelties …1882 Eng. dial.
– UNCO a strange or unusual thing or tale; a novelty or piece of news; a wonder; a curiosity; generally plural …1785 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
 
NOVICE – adjectives
– NOVITIOUS † having the character of novices …1619
novice – nouns 
– TIROCINIUM a band of novices or recruits …1651
novice – person 
– ACOLYTE an attendant or junior assistant in any ceremony or operation; also, a devoted follower or admirer; a novice or neophyte …1623
– BABE IN THE WOODS an inexperienced novice; a newcomer …Bk1988 Aust. sl.
– BACHELOR † an inexperienced person; a novice …1604
– BAIJAN, BAJAN a novice, a beginner in any trade, art, or science …1825 Sc.
– BEGINNER one beginning to learn; a novice, a tyro …1470-85
– BOLL WEEVIL a novice, a tenderfoot; a very inexperienced person …1967 Amer. dial.
– BOOT a novice, a greenhorn, a very inexperienced person …1970 Amer. dial.
– BOOTSTRAPPER a novice, a greenhorn; a very inexperienced person …1969 Amer. dial.
– BUCK FARMER a rustic, a countrified person; a greenhorn, a novice …1941 Amer. dial.
– BUCKWHEAT a rustic, a countrified person; a greenhorn, a novice …1866 Amer. dial.
– BUCKWHEATER a rustic, a countrified person; a greenhorn, a novice …1905 Amer. dial.
– BUTTON a bright, cheeky, or cute person, typically a child; also, a person who lacks experience or skill; a novice …1772 colloq.
– CHERRY an inexperienced person; a novice …Bk2006 US sl.
– CHICKEN a young sailor or soldier; a novice …1888 Amer. dial.
– CHIPPY a novice, a beginner; a greenhorn …1899 Amer. sl.
– CLEANSKIN a novice …1907 Aust. sl.
– DUB a novice; a raw beginner; an unskilful person …Bk1913 Amer. dial.
– FRESH MEAT any form of novice, as a new recruit …20C sl.
– GANGRELL a novice …1825 Sc.
– GREENASS an inexperienced person; a greenhorn, a novice …1966 US sl.
– GREENHEAD an inexperienced person; a greenhorn, a novice …1948 US sl.
– GREENHORN an inexperienced person; a novice; a raw recruit; an ignoramus; a simpleton …1672
– GREENIE a greenhorn …M19 colloq.
– JOHNNY-COME-LATELY an inexperienced youngster; a novice
– JOHNNY NEWCOME an inexperienced youngster; a novice
– JOHNNY RAW an inexperienced youngster; a novice
– LADDIE-IN-A-JACKET a novice …1889 Sc.
– MAGGOT (contemptuous) a court-martialed person confined to the brig; also a recruit, trainee, or newly arrived enlisted person; hence, in general, a mere novice …1964 Amer. sl., orig. US Marine Corps usage
– MOMPARA in the mining industry: a raw recruit, esp. from a rural, tribal background; also, generally, an unsophisticated person unaccustomed to Western ways; a novice, a greenhorn …1899 S. Afr.
– NEOPHYTE one who is new to a subject; a beginner, a tyro, a novice …1599
– NEW JACK a newcomer or novice, esp. to the fast life of the ghetto streets …1980s sl., chiefly US Black
– NEWK a newcomer, a novice …1970s US campus sl.
– PALOUSER a novice or greenhorn; a country bumpkin …1903 Amer. dial.
– PRINCIPIANT † a beginner, a novice, a tyro …1619 
– PUISNE † a junior; an inferior; a novice …L16
– RABBIT a person of no account, esp. a timid one;  a novice; in school: a freshman …Bk1989 sl. 
– SAFT-HORN a novice; an inexperienced person; a greenhorn …1836 Sc.
– SEARS ROEBUCK GUY in logging: a novice …1968 Amer. dial.
– TIRO, TYRO a beginner or learner in anything; one who is learning or who has mastered the rudiments only of any branch of knowledge; a novice …1611
– TYROCINIUM a band of novices or recruits …1651 
– YOUNGLING  a young or new scholar or student; a disciple; a beginner or novice; one who is unpractised or inexperienced …a1175
– YOUNGS young or newly initiated persons; newcomers; novices …1890 nonce use
– YOUNGSTER  an inexperienced person, a novice, a beginner …1706