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[ trey-nee-ship ]
/ treɪˈni ʃɪp /


the state or position of being a trainee.
a period of service as a trainee.
a grant enabling a person to serve as a trainee.

Nearby words

trainable, trainband, trainbearer, trained nurse, trainee, traineeship, trainer, trainer sock, training, training agency, training aid

Origin of traineeship

First recorded in 1960–65; trainee + -ship Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019