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protégé
used in The Adventures of Augie March

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Definition
someone who receives help in their career from a more experienced or influential mentor or patron
  • We knew you weren't related to Mrs. Renling because we heard her say once to Mrs. Zeeland that you were her husband's protege.
    Chapter 8 (79% in)
  • "Grammick," he said, asking him instead of me, "is this your protege March?
    Chapter 13 (83% in)

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