Examples of old hand in a Sentence
He's an old hand at working on cars.
with 25 years on the job, Vinnie was the old hand everyone went to with their problems
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Jackson, a senior, is an old hand at Brownstock, having played two years in a row.
The old hands of the PP and PSOE are understandably concerned, and are hoping Podemos’s awkwardly broad coalition of voters and lack of experience sees them exhaust themselves before 2015’s general election.
His mix of onscreen talent and offscreen ambition, as a producer, has drawn admiration from old hands in the industry.
By comparison, old hand Ron Gardenhire will fly under the radar in taking over the rebuilding Detroit Tigers.
The collaboration between old hand Jim Cornwell and young hand Justin Uchtman (a returnee to his hometown after learning his chops in San Francisco) makes for a solid menu with some flashes of wonderful.
The Hatfield case was handled at its outset by an old hand from the Alabama State Bureau of Investigation named Tommy Merritt and Troy Silva, a young detective from the Henry County Sheriff’s Office who had never before investigated a murder.
The strength of the rally makes many old hands nervous.
The problem, Almstadt argued, is that English soccer’s establishment — the old hands, longstanding coaches, influential former players and a hostile news media — is inherently resistant to new ideas.
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Definition of old hand for English Language Learners
: a person who has a lot of experience doing something
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