Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


What you have gone through is—basic training, you might say.

In his cadet years he had aided in such a program at least twice as a matter of learning the basic training of the Service.

I don't remember anyone crashing a plane in primary or basic training.

Basic training, for example, was integrated in the cause of military efficiency.

These quotas were not applied to the basic training flights, which were completely integrated.

It's going to take a lot of leg work, something in which our formal courses don't give us any basic training.

I had no basic training because of my Marine Corps basic training took care of that.

Activation meant turning them on and giving them a sort of basic training in the tasks they were designed to do.

Immediately after induction a conscript's time is spent in so-called individual or basic training.