- If you require this page to understand this term, you are more than likely a noob.
Noob is a term that can have differing meaning depending on the user.
- Noobs are those who have not yet grasped the rules or customs of a community or the internet in general and make no attempt at, or even actively resists, improvement. In this sense, the term is pejorative and differs from newbie.
- Alternatively, the term can be synonymous with newb or newbie, a new user to a given community but who makes an effort to observe customs and rules and not be a general idiot.