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Shortened from newbie.

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newb (plural newbs)

  1. (Internet slang, leetspeak, sometimes pejorative) A newbie; someone who is new to a game, or has a new character.
    That guy must be a newb at this game. He has no idea how to play.
  2. (Internet slang, pejorative) when said of an experienced player, an admonishment from another experienced player that the first player has made a beginner's or careless mistake.
    You fell right into that trap - you newb!

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