English adjective: fledgling
|1.||fledgling (of a young bird) having acquired its flight feathers|
|Samples||A fledgling robin.|
|2.||fledgling young and inexperienced|
|Samples||A fledgling enterprise.|
A fledgling skier.
An unfledged lawyer.
English noun: fledgling
|1.||fledgling (person) any new participant in some activity|
|Synonyms||entrant, fledgeling, freshman, neophyte, newbie, newcomer, starter|
|Broader (hypernym)||beginner, initiate, novice, tiro, tyro|
|Narrower (hyponym)||enlistee, recruit|
|2.||fledgling (animal) young bird that has just fledged or become capable of flying|
|Broader (hypernym)||young bird|