Difficulty Level: High
Meaning: Refers to someone newly baptized or converted. An amateur
1. The Christian neophyte railed against all pagan religions and cults promoting idol worship.
2. McCain regained some of the buzz with his choice of Sarah Palin, 44, a maverick Republican neophyte who was not even on the shortlist of candidates that at one time included the Indian-American governor of Louisiana, Bobby Jindal.