The apprentice might expect some kind of support and patronage after his term expired.
That's why I've argued that it's possible to still love The apprentice even if you hate Trump's politics.
While Trump has The apprentice on NBC, Morris and Palin have recently been fired from Fox News.
On TV, Trump headlines The apprentice, but on the telephone with me he sounded like he was considering a presidential run.
Omarosa became "the woman America loves to hate" on the opening season of Donald Trump's business-management hit, The apprentice.
Arkwright invented the spinning machines, while a barber's apprentice.
In fact, he was nothing more nor less than an apprentice to his master.
The master told him to "go on Morsing," and, when he received any information, to send the apprentice down to him with it.
Roosevelt rode with them, as "boss" and at the same time as apprentice.
All this he could accomplish while earning his daily wages as an apprentice or a common laborer.
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.