Apprentice

Word APPRENTICE
Character 10
Hyphenation ap pren tice
Pronunciations /əˈpɹɛntɪs/

Definitions and meanings of "Apprentice"

What do we mean by apprentice?

One bound by legal agreement to work for another for a specific amount of time in return for instruction in a trade, art, or business. noun

One who is learning a trade or occupation, especially as a member of a labor union. noun

A beginner; a learner. noun

To place or take on as a beginner or learner. transitive verb

To bind to or put under the care of a master, for the purpose of instruction in some art, trade, or profession; indenture.

One who is bound by indenture to serve some particular individual or company for a specified time, in order to learn some art, trade, profession, manufacture, etc., in which his master or masters become bound to instruct him. noun

A learner in any department; one only slightly versed in a subject; a novice. noun

In old English law, a barrister of less than sixteen years' standing. After this period he might be called to the rank of serjeant. noun

To bind to, or put under the care of, a master, for the purpose of instruction in a trade or business. transitive verb

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. noun

One not well versed in a subject; a tyro. noun

A barrister, considered a learner of law till of sixteen years' standing, when he might be called to the rank of serjeant. noun

A trainee, especially in a skilled trade. noun

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. noun

One not well versed in a subject; a tyro or newbie. noun

To put under the care and supervision of a master, for the purpose of instruction in a trade or business. verb

To be an apprentice to. verb

Works for an expert to learn a trade noun

Be or work as an apprentice verb

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.

Synonyms and Antonyms for Apprentice

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The word "apprentice" in example sentences

The term apprentice makes me think back to early art days when a "master" would have a whole school of apprentices behind him, often doing his work. ❋ Unknown (2005)

In many of these stories, the apprentice is a sorcerer's apprentice. ❋ Unknown (2008)

That being said, there is a uptick in the amount of restaurants we plan to build, we'll require a lot of new leadership and as the number of restaurateurs increase and as some of our restaurateurs are becoming what we call apprentice team leaders which allows them to oversee a lot more restaurants, we feel better and better that the leadership will be such as to be ready and be able to run great restaurants when the economic situation changes and we're able to find even more real estate sites. ❋ Unknown (2010)

From the standpoint of right wing self-interest, narrowly construed, filling a liberal seat with an apprentice is not a bad outcome. ❋ Unknown (2010)

One of the greatest opportunities for the out-of-school unemployed youth and even many older unemployed workers, however, will always be found in apprentice programs. ❋ Jr. Leo Hindery (2010)

The apprentice is always young, usually a young teen and very often a child. ❋ Unknown (2008)

She --- and now it's just as accurate to use feminine pronouns, because the apprentice is quite regularly a girl, because she: --- doesn't have to be a knight in training or the heir of a hero-king or queen. ❋ Unknown (2008)

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