Examples of veteran in a Sentence
a veteran of the political scene
He's a 10-year veteran with the team.
Recent Examples of veteran from the Web
In 1990, 40% of young Americans had a military veteran for a parent
Uber has appointed a U.K. banking veteran as chairman of its British operations, bolstering its governance as the ride-hailing firm appeals a decision by London’s top transportation regulator to revoke its operating license.
Or repealing the Work Opportunity Tax Credit, which creates an incentive for hiring veterans.
The guest speaker is Bob Hamer, a 26-year veteran of the FBI.
Prior to working with Trump, Manafort was a veteran of the GOP, working on the campaigns of Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, and George H. W. Bush.
Peppers, a 16-year NFL veteran, has seen many, many linebackers in his time.
In 1990, 40% of young Americans had a military veteran for a parent; in 2014 only 16% did.
Maupin's perspective, as Gold Star dad and a veteran, is unparalleled.
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Synonymsdoyen, old hand, old-timer, stager, vet, warhorse
Antonymsbeginner, colt, fledgling, freshman, greenhorn, neophyte, newbie, newcomer, novice, recruit, rookie, tenderfoot, tyro
Related Wordsdoyenne; adept, dab hand [chiefly British], expert, guru, hand, master, maven (also mavin), past master, pro, professional
Near Antonymsapprentice, cub; boot, novitiate; amateur, dilettante; learner, student, trainee; candidate, entrant, probationer
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