So he was sent away in 1964 to apprentice at the Rolls-Royce plant in England.
That's why I've argued that it's possible to still love The apprentice even if you hate Trump's politics.
On TV, Trump headlines The apprentice, but on the telephone with me he sounded like he was considering a presidential run.
c.1300, from Old French aprentiz "someone learning" (13c., Modern French apprenti, taking the older form as a plural), also as an adjective, "unskilled, inexperienced," from aprendre (Modern French apprendre) "to learn; to teach," contracted from Latin apprehendere (see apprehend). Shortened form prentice long was more usual in English.
1630s, from apprentice (n.). Related: Apprenticed; apprenticing.