Noun(1) an awkward and inexperienced youth
(1) The rookie mayor is making four catastrophic errors.(2) As he embarks on his mission, he recalls how he recruited and trained the young rookie , at that time a sergeant in Vietnam.(3) a rookie cop(4) Yesterday, Lee Alpe, and his rookie firefighter son Brendan, were called to ground zero.(5) Jimmy was not going to win Rookie of the Year, even though the innings he pitched barely qualified him for a rookie season.(6) The Pentagon vigorously opposes that recommendation, but even a rookie spook can figure out that big changes are in the air.(7) The game is centered on rookie homicide detective Lazarus Jones, who is called out to a disturbance in an abandoned high school with his partner.(8) Newman, like many of her fellow rookie varsity athletes, did not get an abundance of playing time this season.(9) Mike Norton, a rookie border patrolman, is a stark contrast to the gentle Melquiades.(10) Charleton was named to the All-Rookie team after an outstanding rookie year with the Clan.(11) Gary Basaraba is a jovial veteran cop and Jason Gedrick plays his chip-on-his-shoulder rookie partner.(12) When a couple of rookie cops fail their first day of simulated assault tactics, they are instantly placed on the biggest case of their careers.(13) Jake had only been a rookie officer then and he'd been sickened by the waste of life.(14) Tracking down a horrifying killer, a rookie cop discovers what it is like for the hunter to become the hunted.(15) He illustrated this by telling us about a rookie pilot flying with the squadron.(16) Even a rookie police officer could see he was involved with the other assassins.
1. greenhorn ::
2. cub ::
1. vet ::
2. veteran ::
Different Formsrookie, rookies
Word Example from TV Shows
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Ergo, you would still have it.
This is a classic ROOKIE time-travel mistake.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 14
Don't feel bad, Penny.
It's a classic ROOKIE mistake.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 11
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