- novice, beginner, tyro, tiro, initiate - someone new to a field or activity
--1 is a kind of unskilled person
--1 has particulars:
abecedarian; apprentice, learner, prentice; cub, greenhorn, rookie; landlubber, lubber, landsman; newcomer, fledgling, fledgeling, starter, neophyte, freshman, newbie, entrant; tenderfoot; trainee Derived form: verb begin1
- founder, beginner, founding father, father - a person who founds or establishes some institution; "George Washington is the father of his country"
--2 is a kind of originator, conceiver, mastermind
--2 has particulars: cofounder; colonizer, coloniser; foundress
Derived form: verb begin3