How to use Greenhorn in a sentence
He was no greenhorn, but what was he doing in the desert?
Or you can be lazy and choose Greenhorn.
Maybe he wasn't a saddle bum, but only a greenhorn would think he could live off the barren land that surrounded them.
Probably another greenhorn Pete had to pull out of a scrape.
Of course, even a greenhorn could follow the wagon tracks they would leave in the sand.Advertisement
It was crab fishing that won him over and he worked as a greenhorn (or fisherman in training), unpaid, for several years before becoming captain of his own vessel.
Vying for a greenhorn on a crabbing vessel is competitive and the more experience applicants have, the better.