protege

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Prot'eg'e \Pro't['e]'g['e]"\, noun m. Prot'eg'ee \Pro't['e]'g['e]e"\, noun f.[F., p. p. of prot['e]ger. See {Protect}.] One under the care and protection of another, especially one receiving counseling and assistance in career development. [1913 Webster + PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

protege

noun

1: a person who receives support and protection from an influential patron who furthers the protege's career


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