tenderfoot n : an inexperienced person (especially someone inexperienced in outdoor living) [also: tenderfeet (pl)]
- Finnish: vasta-alkaja, noviisi, mopo, keltanokka
newcomer in the old US frontier days
- Finnish: arkajalka
A tenderfoot is slang for an inexperienced person.
Tenderfoot may also refer to:
abecedarian, alphabetarian, apprentice, arriviste, articled clerk, baby, beginner, boot, catechumen, colt, conscript, dabbler, deb, debutant, dilettante, draft, drafted man, draftee, dunce, emigrant, enlistee, enrollee, entrant, fledgling, fool, freshman, gate-crasher, greenhorn, greeny, ignoramus, illiterate, illiterati, immigrant, inductee, infant, initiate, intruder, know-nothing, learner, levy, lowbrow, middlebrow, neophyte, nestling, new arrival, new boy, newcomer, no scholar, novice, novitiate, novus homo, parvenu, postulant, probationer, probationist, puddinghead, raw recruit, recruit, rookie, selectee, settler, squatter, stowaway, trainee, tyro, unintelligentsia, upstart