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Definition 1: young bird that has just fledged or become capable of flying - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for fledgling in the sense of this definition

(fledgling is a kind of ...) a bird that is still young

Definition 2: any new participant in some activity - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for fledgling in the sense of this definition

(fledgling is a kind of ...) someone new to a field or activity

(... is a kind of fledgling ) any new member or supporter (as in the armed forces)

Definition 3: (of a young bird) having acquired its flight feathers - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where fledgling or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a fledgling robin

Synonyms for fledgling in the sense of this definition

(fledgling is similar to ...) (of birds) having developed feathers or plumage; often used in combination

Definition 4: young and inexperienced - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where fledgling or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a fledgling enterprise
  • a fledgling skier
  • an unfledged lawyer

Synonyms for fledgling in the sense of this definition

(fledgling is similar to ...) lacking practical experience or training

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