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greenhorn

a raw, inexperienced person; especially a new cowboy. [Pop. Culture: Misc.]
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Their marquee signing AB de Villiers failed to fire, becoming greenhorn left-arm spinner, the 19-year-old Umer Khan's second victim.
Silver service Luisa Greenhorn, Carly Curran and Neive Grant took second in the Grade 5 Group
My buddies and I knew we were greenhorns and that we would make many mistakes, but this would be no once-in-a-lifetime adventure.
Their Act II duet, "The Symphony," is one of the standout pieces in Moby-Dick, as is the earlier duet between tenor Stephen Costello (Greenhorn) and Jonathan Lemalu (Queequeg) that opens the second act.
Stephen Greenhorn's 'King Matt' was performed by the school's youngest pupils from years 7 and 8.
Screenwriter, and writer of the original stage musical, Stephen Greenhorn, says the idea for the story came from a bottle of whisky.
Kolkata, March 9, ( ANI ): Prominent singer turned a greenhorn politician Babul Supriyo on Sunday praised veteran BJP leader and former prime minister Atal Behari Vajpayee and Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi who he attributed as the reasons which made him to finally contest on a BJP ticket from Asansol in the upcoming general elections.
Sunshine On Leith began as a play in 2007 by Scottish playwright Stephen Greenhorn. It was an enormous hit in Dundee.
Lying in wait for England's greenhorn side will be world champions New Zealand who have marched unbeaten through Europe on autumn tours for the last decade.
The libretto also fouses on a few central and contrasted characters, notably the towering figure of Captain Ahab (rendered in iconic terns by tenor Ben Heppner) and the more immediately human-scale figures of First Mate Starbuck (Brett Polegato), a greenhorn sailor (Colin Ainsworth) and the Polynesian harpooner, Queequeg (Justin Welsh).
For example, if only one person in the Northeast Oregon town of Greenhorn, after holding a single- person tea party protest April 15, 2009, had pitched a tent as part of an Occupy Wall Street event on Oct.