apprentice, learner, prentice(verb)
works for an expert to learn a trade
be or work as an apprentice
"She apprenticed with the great master"
A trainee, especially in a skilled trade.
One who is bound by indentures or by legal agreement to serve a tradesperson, or other person, for a certain time, with a view to learn the art, or trade, in which his master is bound to instruct him.
One not well versed in a subject; a tyro or newbie.
To put under the care and supervision of a master, for the purpose of instruction in a trade or business.
To be an apprentice to.
Joe apprenticed three different photographers before setting up his own studio.
Origin: aprentis, plural of aprentif, from the verb aprendre, apprendo, from Classical apprehendo.
one who is bound by indentures or by legal agreement to serve a mechanic, or other person, for a certain time, with a view to learn the art, or trade, in which his master is bound to instruct him
one not well versed in a subject; a tyro
a barrister, considered a learner of law till of sixteen years' standing, when he might be called to the rank of serjeant
to bind to, or put under the care of, a master, for the purpose of instruction in a trade or business
Origin: [OE. apprentice, prentice, OF. aprentis, nom. of aprentif, fr. apprendare to learn, L. apprendere, equiv. to apprehendere, to take hold of (by the mind), to comprehend. See Apprehend, Prentice.]
Apprentice is a program that assists in playing Magic: The Gathering over the Internet and maintains a searchable database of Magic cards. It was developed by Dragonstar Studios from 1996 to 1999 and based on an earlier program from 1995 by Tan Thor Jen. Christopher Warden, owner of Dragonstar Studios, acquired the code for the original 1995 Apprentice, which was written in Visual Basic. It was then ported to Delphi by Mike Allen and after creation of the 1.0 port development was continued by Ryan Davis. The last release was in the version 1.4 branch and a 2.0 branch, developed by Davis, was promised in the future. However, Dragonstar Studios disbanded. In 2007 Apprentice 2.0 was open sourced. In 2012 Apprentice started being updated again, the new website is http://apprentice.nu
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ap-prent′is, n. one bound to another to learn a trade or art: one learning the rudiments of anything, a novice.—v.t. to bind as an apprentice.—ns. Apprent′icehood (Shak.), apprenticeship; Apprent′iceship, the state of an apprentice: a term of practical training: specially, a period of seven years.—To serve apprenticeship, to undergo the training of an apprentice. [O. Fr. aprentis, aprendre, to learn—L. apprehendĕre. See Apprehend.]
The numerical value of Apprentice in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Apprentice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Mr. Trump, we don't need an apprentice in the White House, we have one right now.
In all fairness, I don't want it to sound trivial, NBC renewed 'The Apprentice,' because we had a great season last season. And they would love me not to be doing this, I will tell you right now.
This is a guy who’s built an empire of amazing hotels and golf courses and real estate buildings and everything else, I mean everything the man ever touched, ‘The Apprentice’ right, turned to gold.
An apprentice carpenter may want only a hammer and saw, but a master craftsman employs many precision tools. Computer programming likewise requires sophisticated tools to cope with the complexity of real applications, and only practice with these tools will build skill in their use.
Many of those comments are made as an entertainer, because I did' The Apprentice.' The Apprentice was one of the top shows on television. I decided not to do The Apprentice again because I wanted to run for president. But some comments are made as an entertainer. And, as everybody said, as an entertainer [ The Apprentice ] is The Apprentice.
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- oppi, harjoittelija, oppipoikaFinnish
- preantas, foghlamaiche, tàilleabhachScottish Gaelic
- apprendista, bardottoItalian
- 実習生, 徒弟, 見習いJapanese
- discens, discipulusLatin
- калфа, чиракMacedonian
- apprendist, apprendistaMaltese
- gezel, leermeisje, leerjongenDutch
- lærlingNorwegian Nynorsk
- terminator, uczeńPolish
- подмастерье, ученик, ученицаRussian
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