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train·er

 (trā′nər)
n.
1. One who trains, especially one who coaches athletes, racehorses, or show animals.
2. A contrivance or apparatus used in training.
3. A member of a naval gun crew who trains cannons horizontally.

trainer

(ˈtreɪnə)
n
1. (General Sporting Terms) a person who trains athletes in a sport
2. a piece of equipment employed in training, such as a simulated aircraft cockpit
3. (Horse Racing) horse racing a person who schools racehorses and prepares them for racing
4. (Clothing & Fashion) (plural) an informal name for training shoes

train•er

(ˈtreɪ nər)

n.
1. a person or thing that trains.
2. a staff member of an athletic team who attends to injured players.
3. a person who trains athletes; coach.
4. a person who trains racehorses or other animals for contests or performances.
5. an airplane or a simulated aircraft used in training crew members, esp. pilots.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trainer - one who trains other persons or animalstrainer - one who trains other persons or animals
leader - a person who rules or guides or inspires others
coach, manager, handler - (sports) someone in charge of training an athlete or a team
animal trainer, handler - one who trains or exhibits animals
2.trainer - simulator consisting of a machine on the ground that simulates the conditions of flying a planetrainer - simulator consisting of a machine on the ground that simulates the conditions of flying a plane
Link trainer - an early form of flight simulator
simulator - a machine that simulates an environment for the purpose of training or research

trainer

noun
1. coach, manager, guide, adviser, tutor, instructor, counsellor, guru, handler She went to the gym with her trainer.
2. training shoe, sneaker (U.S.), running shoe, sports shoe For many, wearing the fashionable kind of trainers is all-important.

trainer

noun
One who educates:
Translations
طائِرَة تَدْريبمُدَرِّبمُدَرِّب
trenércvičné letadlo-ka
trænerskolefly
juoksukenkälenkkarilenkkitossuvalmentaja
instruktor
edzőgyakorlórepülõgéptréner
æfingaflugvélòjálfari
コーチトレーナー
훈련관
cvičné lietadlo
dreseršportni copattrener
tränare
ผู้ฝึก
huấn luyện viên

trainer

[ˈtreɪnəʳ] N
1. (Sport) [of athletes, gymnasts, footballers] → entrenador(a) m/f; [of horses] → preparador(a) m/f; [of circus animals] → domador(a) m/f
2. (= plane) → entrenador m
3. trainers (= shoes) → zapatillas fpl de deporte

trainer

[ˈtreɪnər]
n
(in sport)entraîneur/euse m/f
[animals] → dresseur/euse m/f

trainer

n
(Sport, of racehorse) → Trainer(in) m(f); (of animals)Dresseur(in) m(f); (in circus) → Dompteur m, → Dompteuse f
(Brit: = shoe) → Turnschuh m

trainer

:
trainer pants
plWindelslip m
trainer plane
n (Aviat) → Schulflugzeug nt
trainer’s bench
n (Sport) → Trainerbank f

trainer

[ˈtreɪnəʳ] n
a. (Sport) → allenatore/trice; (of circus animals) → domatore/trice; (of dogs) → addestratore/trice
b. (Brit) (shoe) → scarpa da ginnastica

train2

(trein) verb
1. to prepare, be prepared, or prepare oneself, through instruction, practice, exercise etc, for a sport, job, profession etc. I was trained as a teacher; The race-horse was trained by my uncle.
2. to point or aim (a gun, telescope etc) in a particular direction. He trained the gun on/at the soldiers.
3. to make (a tree, plant etc) grow in a particular direction.
trained adjective
(negative untrained) having had teaching. She's a trained nurse; a well-trained dog.
ˌtraiˈnee noun
a person who is being trained. He's a trainee with an industrial firm; (also adjective) a trainee teacher.
ˈtrainer noun
1. a person who prepares people or animals for sport, a race etc.
2. an aircraft used for training pilots.
ˈtraining noun
1. preparation for a sport. He has gone into training for the race.
2. the process of learning (the practical side of) a job. It takes many years of training to be a doctor.

trainer

مُدَرِّب trenér træner Trainer προπονητής entrenador valmentaja formateur instruktor allenatore コーチ 훈련관 trainer instruktør trener treinador тренер tränare ผู้ฝึก eğitmen huấn luyện viên 教官
References in classic literature ?
We had a skilled trainer, and under his instructions we were getting our legs in the right condition for the contemplated pedestrian tours; we were well satisfied with the progress which we had made in the German language,
There is at this time a Parian philosopher residing in Athens, of whom I have heard; and I came to hear of him in this way:--I came across a man who has spent a world of money on the Sophists, Callias, the son of Hipponicus, and knowing that he had sons, I asked him: 'Callias,' I said, 'if your two sons were foals or calves, there would be no difficulty in finding some one to put over them; we should hire a trainer of horses, or a farmer probably, who would improve and perfect them in their own proper virtue and excellence; but as they are human beings, whom are you thinking of placing over them?
Is the pupil who devotes himself to the practice of gymnastics supposed to attend to the praise and blame and opinion of every man, or of one man only--his physician or trainer, whoever he may be?
In London, Paulvitch went directly with his prize to a certain famous animal trainer.
There was but one problem before the public which could challenge his powers of analysis, and that was the singular disappearance of the favorite for the Wessex Cup, and the tragic murder of its trainer.
In turn, Samuel Armstrong, the founder of Hampton Institute, took up his work as a trainer of youth.
I found a good trainer, and I had second call on Cannon, who's riding him.
My dear," Harley said to Villa at the conclusion of one such singing, "it's fortunate for him that you are not an animal trainer, or, rather, I suppose, it would be better called 'trained animal show-woman'; for you'd be topping the bill in all the music-halls and vaudeville houses of the world.
White Fang watched the club after the manner of a caged lion watching the whip of its trainer.
Hardyman returned to the farm in a temper which was felt by everybody in his employment, from the trainer to the stable-boys.
THE Trainer of a Pugilist consulted a Physician regarding the champion's diet.
His manager and trainer were with him, and he breezed in like a gusty draught of geniality, good-nature, and all-conqueringness.

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