|1.||[ noun ] someone new to a field or activity|
|Synonyms:||tyro tiro initiate novice|
|Related terms:||unskilled_person apprentice cub newcomer landlubber abecedarian tenderfoot trainee initiate|
|2.||[ noun ] (work) a person who founds or establishes some institution|
|Synonyms:||founder father founding_father|
"George Washington is the father of his country"
|Related terms:||originator cofounder foundress colonizer begin|