newcomer

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n newcomer any new participant in some activity
    • n newcomer a recent arrival "he's a newcomer to Boston"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Newcomer One who has lately come.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n newcomer One who has lately come.
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Usage

In literature:

The newcomer had turned his back.
"The Lion's Brood" by Duffield Osborne
Tom greeted the newcomer cordially.
"Grace Harlowe's Overland Riders in the Great North Woods" by Jessie Graham Flower
Then I was compelled to make friends with the bevies of young squaws, who ogle newcomers to the Indian camps.
"Lords of the North" by A. C. Laut
She had not made up her mind regarding the newcomer.
"Grace Harlowe's Third Year at Overton College" by Jessie Graham Flower
The newcomer, who had presented himself now before Hunterleys and his wife, was a man of somewhat unusual appearance.
"Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
Two or three of the junior officers were introduced to the newcomers, among them Lisle.
"Through Three Campaigns" by G. A. Henty
Miss Rottenmeier, slowly getting up, approached the newcomers.
"Heidi" by Johanna Spyri
Ruth Fielding's rising fear was quenched when she saw the faces of the newcomers more clearly.
"Ruth Fielding at the War Front" by Alice B. Emerson
At any rate, the newcomer advanced without hesitation and took the vacant seat.
"Manasseh" by Maurus Jokai
Older residents used their knowledge of the law to enforce their rule over the newcomers.
"The Status Civilization" by Robert Sheckley
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In poetry:

The portly gentleman who are
the pillars of the land come down
and greet the Newcomes voyaged far
to make a name in Sydney town.
"Ship from the Thames" by Rex Ingamells
'And he knows nothing of her past;
I am glad the girls in luck at last;
Such ones, though stale to native eyes,
Newcomers snatch at as a prize.'
"The Newcomer's Wife" by Thomas Hardy
When all the world was Summer,
And morn shone overhead,
Love was the sweet newcomer
Who led youth forth to wed;
Then all of life was Summer,
And clouds were golden red.
"Life's Seasons" by Madison Julius Cawein
The fair Pamela came to town,
To London town, in early summer;
And up and down and round about
The beaux discussed the bright newcomer,
With "Gadzooks, sir," and "Ma'am, my duty,"
And "Odds my life, but 'tis a Beauty!"
"Pamela In Town" by Ellen Mackay Hutchinson Cortissoz

In news:

A pair of affordable and solid-sounding 'phones from a newcomer to the Apple show.
Rice Paper , a newcomer to Falls Church's Eden Center, offers flavorful food in a stylish setting.
Tigers' Brandon Campbell SAA 'newcomer'.
Newcomer TasteSavant.com wants to add to Yelp's pain.
Lukas Haas and Newcomer Saxon Sharbino Join Cast of "Touch".
Lukas Haas and newcomer Saxon Sharbino join cast of "TOUCH".
Before Sandy, Many in a New York Beach Community Viewed Brick-and-Block Newcomers as Ugly.
Manny Machado hasn't looked like a newcomer to third base in his first 19 games with the Orioles.
The recording says at this Carle Place newcomer.
Shan Sethna's classes help newcomers learn about avalanche dangers.
View full size Joshua Gunter, The Plain Dealer Ravens QB Joe Flacco got a close-up example of why Jabaal Sheard has been one of the Browns' best newcomers in 2011.
Nine years ago, as a newcomer to the state of Kentucky and a new resident of Shelbyville, I went to the Shelby County Courthouse to get a Kentucky driver's license.
The field includes some newcomers as well as some seasoned veterans.
Newcomers to lead the way for Cheyney women.
Pinebrook resident and political newcomer Donna McAleer is hoping to unseat US Representative Rob Bishop who is serving his fifth term in Congress.
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In science:

QCDLAB 1.0 can also be used for newcomers in the field.
Speeding up Domain Wall Fermion Algorithms using QCDLAB
QCDLAB 1.0 can also be used for newcomers in the field.
Speeding up Domain Wall Fermion Algorithms using QCDLAB
Server-based approaches can arguably help to attract newcomers to the sub ject because it spares them the burden of locally installing formal mathematics software and its associated libraries.
A Wiki for Mizar: Motivation, Considerations, and Initial Prototype
To maintain the same redundancy when a storage node leaves the system, a newcomer node has to join the array, access some existing nodes, and exactly reproduce the contents of the departed node.
Simple Regenerating Codes: Network Coding for Cloud Storage
We assume that node 1 is lost and a newcomer joins the system.
Simple Regenerating Codes: Network Coding for Cloud Storage
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