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tenderfoot

(formerly) a beginner in the Scouts or Guides

Tenderfoot

told that cowpunching is a cinch, is badly hurt when he tries it and is tossed. [Am. Balladry: “The Tenderfoot”]
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Three profiles were identified that reflect communities' location on the path to a culture of wellness: Tenderfeet (communities that have barely begun the journey), Travelers (communities that have traveled varying distances down the path), and Trailblazers (communities that are blazing the trail toward a culture of wellness).
The study identified three culture of wellness profiles based on eight characteristics of communities' wellness programs: Tenderfeet (have barely begun creating a culture of wellness); Travelers (vary on the extent to which they have developed a culture of wellness); and Trailblazers (exhibit most of the characteristics of a culture of wellness).
They asked for chewing tobacco but when we told them we hadn't any, the leader snorted, "bunch of tenderfeet," and galloped away.