Synonyms and Antonyms of apprentice
a person who helps a more skilled person
- Tom decided to be an apprentice to an electrician after he graduated.
adjunct, adjutant, aid, aide, assistant, coadjutor, deputy, helper, helpmate, helpmeet, lieutenant, sidekick
auxiliary, legman, subordinate, underling
employee (also employe), hand, help, hireling, laborer, worker
man Friday, right hand
a person who is just starting out in a field of activity
- Aware that she's only an apprentice in the medical field, she readily defers to her more experienced colleagues.
babe, beginner, colt, cub, fledgling, freshman, greenhorn, neophyte, newbie, newcomer, novice, novitiate, punk, recruit, rookie, tenderfoot, tyro