For a novice sailor to keep the ship safe for so long in those conditions was remarkable.
Being a novice Syrian War watcher, I assumed the regime had returned in force.
What was the material of the novice habit, what kind of incense did they inhale, what was on the plate at dinner.
But the calculus turned out to be too arduous for the novice lawmaker.
In the world of social networking, Carri Bugbee is hardly a novice.
Fifty experts against a novice, and no one to help the novice!
It is hard for the novice to keep his Italian and his Spanish apart.
The following notes are to show the novice how far he may go safely.
All is solemn here, still as the convent, pure as the meditations of a novice.
She and Joan Tates, a novice, had not slept in the dorter with the other nuns, but in a private chamber.
mid-14c., "probationer in a religious order," from Old French novice "beginner" (12c.), from Medieval Latin novicius, noun use of Latin novicius "newly imported, newly arrived, inexperienced" (of slaves), from novus "new" (see new). Meaning "inexperienced person" is attested from early 15c.