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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who helps a master worker to learn a trade.

Usage examples (38)
  • Tyler was an apprentice to a master carpenter.
  • In many of these stories, the apprentice is a sorcerer's apprentice.
  • The apprentice is always young, usually a young teen and very often a child.
  • I should explain that the word apprentice, as here used, is the name of a position in the school. for more
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