(slang) a novice; new recruit
[reb] /rɛb/ noun, Informal. 1. U.S. History. a Confederate soldier. 2. a native or inhabitant of the southern U.S., especially of one of the former Confederate states; southerner. noun 1. (US, informal) (in the American Civil War) a Confederate soldier
noun 1. . noun 1. a plant Geum triflorum, of the rose family, native to North America, having purplish flowers and silky-plumed fruit.
- John of Austria
noun 1. (“Don John”) 1547?–78, Spanish naval commander and general: victor at the battle of Lepanto. noun 1. called Don John. 1547–78, Spanish general: defeated the Turks at Lepanto (1571)
- John of Damascus
noun 1. Saint, a.d. c675–749, priest, theologian, and scholar of the Eastern Church, born in Damascus. noun 1. Saint. ?675–749 ad, Syrian theologian, who defended the veneration of icons and images against the iconoclasts. Feast day: Dec 4