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Tyro

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Tyro. n.s. [Properly tiro, as in the Latin.] One yet not master of his art; one in his rudiments.

There stands a structure on a rising hill,
Where tyro's take their freedom out to kill.
Garth's Disp.

Sources: Garth, Samuel (17)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Tyro." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: November 12, 2012. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=2764.


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