Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “internship”

See all translations

internship

noun [C] uk   /ˈɪn.tɜːn.ʃɪp/ us    /-tɝːn-/ US

internship noun [C] (IN A HOSPITAL)

a period of training spent in a hospital by a young doctor in order to finish their medical qualification: He served his internship at Garfield Hospital.

internship noun [C] (IN A COMPANY)

a period of time during which someone works for a company or organization in order to get experience of a particular type of work: Jane has a summer internship at a local TV station.
Translations of “internship”
in Chinese (Traditional) 醫學, 醫生實習期…
in Chinese (Simplified) 医学, 医生实习期…
(Definition of internship from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of internship?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “internship” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

thug

a man who acts violently, especially to commit a crime

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More