old hand


Synonyms and Antonyms of OLD HAND

a person with long experience in a specified area <with 25 years on the job, Vinnie was the old hand everyone went to with their problems>
Related Words doyenne; adept, dab hand [chiefly British], expert, guru, hand, master, maven (also mavin), past master, pro, professional


How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears