Synonyms for apprenticed

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Born at Champagne, in Lorraine, of poor parents, he was first apprenticed to a pastrycook.

"You couldn't be wicked if you was apprenticed to the Old Harry for ten years, Zoeth," he said.

As soon as I had passed my fourteenth birthday I was apprenticed to Madama.

On the completion of his studies, John Burton was apprenticed to a writer in Aberdeen.

In his sixteenth year he apprenticed himself to a stone-mason.

After a short time it was decided that Hans was to be apprenticed to a tailor.

When yet a mere child he was apprenticed to a farmer, whom he was to serve until of age.

Might he not have apprenticed both his sons to greengrocers?

All circus people in those days were apprenticed, all learned their business.

He apprenticed himself to a blacksmith, learned the trade and came to Columbus.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, from Old French aprentiz "someone learning" (13c., Modern French apprenti, taking the older form as a plural), also as an adjective, "unskilled, inexperienced," from aprendre (Modern French apprendre) "to learn; to teach," contracted from Latin apprehendere (see apprehend). Shortened form prentice long was more usual in English.

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