Definition of novitiate:
novice, fledgling, babe, origin, tutelage, punk, freshman, amateur, anoint, tyro, cub, tenderfoot, confession, circumcise, rook, beginner, bless, noviciate, virgin, colt, contemplation, initiate, newbie, consecrate, neophyte, celebrant, newcomer, apprentice, recruit, rookie, abecedarian, abecedarian, start, intern, circumcision, tiro, blessing, religion, greenhorn, ceremony.
- "The Guests Of Hercules", C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson.
- "Studies from Court and Cloister", J.M. Stone.
- "Modern marriage and how to bear it", Maud Churton Braby.