Ben Mezrich spins a sensational yarn from the true story of a NASA intern who went to jail for stealing moon rocks.
Edelstein, a 21-year-old intern at a Chelsea gallery, had first come for a half-hour during her lunch break.
When I worked as an intern in the Knesset a lifetime ago, I recall being asked to phone a senior member of a rival party.
1879, American English, "one working under supervision as part of professional training," especially "doctor in training in a hospital," from French interne "assistant doctor," literally "resident within a school," from Middle French interne "internal" (see intern (v.)). The verb in this sense is attested from 1933. Related: Interned; interning.
intern in·tern or in·terne (ĭn'tûrn')
An advanced student or recent graduate who assists in the medical or surgical care of hospital patients and who resides within that institution. v. in·terned, in·tern·ing, in·terns
To train or to serve as an intern.