Prentice Definition

prĕntĭs
noun
Webster's New World
An apprentice.
American Heritage
Synonyms:
verb

(obsolete) To apprentice.

Wiktionary

(obsolete) Abbreviation of apprentice.

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pronoun
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Other Word Forms of Prentice

Noun

Singular:
prentice
Plural:
prentices

Origin of Prentice

  • An old (Middle English) aphetic form of apprentice; that is, a form which lost the unstressed initial vowel a and reduced the initial double pp to a single p.

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  • From prentice, an old (Middle English) aphetic form of apprentice, with the apostrophe added to indicate the lost letters.

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  • From prentice

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