Translation of "apprentice" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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apprenticenoun [ C ]

uk /əˈpren.tɪs/ us /əˈpren.t̬ɪs/

someone who has agreed to work for a skilled person for a particular period of time and often for low payment, in order to learn that person's skills

Most of the work was done by apprentices. 大部分工作是由學徒做的。
an apprentice carpenter 木工學徒

apprenticeverb [ T usually passive ]

uk /əˈpren.tɪs/ us /əˈpren.t̬ɪs/ old-fashioned

to make someone an apprentice

Michelangelo was apprenticed to Ghirlandaio in Florence for three years. 米開朗基羅曾在佛羅倫斯師從吉爾蘭達約三年。

(Translation of “apprentice” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)