But in the clutch—and after polishing the heck out of a meticulously vetted speech—the man is an old pro.
An old pro decodes the blind quotes and leaks surrounding the turmoil in the White House foreign policy team.
Sarkozy may be an old pro at this whole birthing thing (he's on his fourth child and third marriage).
The best-funded, former eBay chief Meg Whitman, appears to be the kind of amateur who the old pro could take apart quickly.
In this story he displays the finesse, artistry and imagination of an old pro.
Joe had planned this out; for once, old pro or not, he was taking risks.
Some Low-Lower jerk, impressed by what he considers high pay and adventure, doesn't stand much of a chance against an old pro.
old pro mercenaries seldom concerned themselves as to the issues or principles involved in a fracas.