1. A recent convert
2. A newly ordained priest or a member of a religious order
3. A beginner; a novice
beginner, novice, rookie
expert, veteran, professional
1. The neophyte fisherman was easily picked out because of all the mistakes he was making.
2. Because he had less experience in the work force, his coworkers considered him a neophyte.
Learn English Vocabulary - New Word: Neophyte