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protégénoun [C]

uk   /ˈprɒt.ə.ʒeɪ/ us   /ˈprɑː.t̬ə.ʒeɪ/
a young person who is helped and taught by an older and usually famous person: The young composer regarded himself as Berg's protégé.
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(Definition of protégé from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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protégénoun [C]

us   /ˈproʊ·t̬əˌʒeɪ/
someone who is helped, taught, or protected by an important or more experienced person
(Definition of protégé from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “protégé”
in Chinese (Simplified) 受提携的后进, 门徒,门生…
in Turkish hamilik yapılan/korunan/himaye edilen kişi…
in Russian протеже…
in Chinese (Traditional) 受提攜的後進, 門徒,門生…
in Polish protegowan-y/a…
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