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mentor

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Definition someone who guides and advises another who is less experienced; or the act of providing such guidance
  • Each new employee is matched with a mentor.
mentor = someone who guides and advises another who is less experienced
  • The famous professor mentored her during her years in graduate school.
  • mentored = personally advised
  • As my mentor in the Games it was his duty to keep me alive.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Catching Fire
  • mentor = someone who guides and advises another who is less experienced
  • The mentor could not be a family member.
    Gaby Rodriguez  --  The Pregnancy Project
  • mentor = someone who guides and advises another who is less experienced
  • The man who mentored— and clothed—my grandfather followed his dreams and made history.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • mentored = provided guidance to someone less experienced
  • I roll my eyes, long out of patience with my mentor, his weakness for drink, and...
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
  • mentor = someone who guides and advises another who is less experienced
  • First the prep team, followed by the escort, the stylist, the mentor, and finally the victor.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • Only this year, with two victors who share both an escort and a mentor, the whole thing has had to be rethought.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • To mentor the girl from District 12.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = advise
  • He worked it out with our mentor.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • As my mentor, he gets to control the flow of gifts from the sponsors.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • If a mentor mistreats his tributes, he'll be held accountable by the viewers, by the people back in District 12.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • The crowd slows our entourages of stylists and mentors and chaperones, so we have only each other for company.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentors = people who advise less experienced people
  • Can't have you following in your mentor's footsteps.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • You can tell her mentor didn't have any trouble coming up with an angle for her.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • We will be free to travel from area to area as we choose, per our mentor's instructions.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • You know your mentor is your lifeline to the world in these Games.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • For a few moments, Peeta and I take in the scene of our mentor trying to rise out of the slippery vile stuff from his stomach.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • Your mentor has a lot to learn about presentation.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • mentor = experienced advisor
  • He's at something of a disadvantage because most mentors have a partner, another victor to help them whereas Haymitch has to be ready to go into action at any moment.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
mentors = people who advise less experienced people

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