fully-fledged


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fully-fledged

adjective experienced, trained, senior, professional, qualified, mature, proficient, time-served One day I would be a fully-fledged musician.
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fully-fledged

full-fledged (US) [ˌfʊlɪˈfledʒd] ADJ (Brit) [bird] → adulto, en edad capaz de volar (fig) → hecho y derecho

fully-fledged

[ˈfʊlɪˈflɛdʒd] adj (bird) → adulto/a (fig) (teacher, member) → a tutti gli effetti

full

(ful) adjective
1. holding or containing as much as possible. My basket is full.
2. complete. a full year; a full account of what happened.
3. (of clothes) containing a large amount of material. a full skirt.
adverb
1. completely. Fill the petrol tank full.
2. exactly; directly. She hit him full in the face.
ˈfully adverb
1. completely. He was fully aware of what was happening; fully-grown dogs.
2. quite; at least. It will take fully three days.
ˌfull-ˈlength adjective
1. complete; of the usual or standard length. a full-length novel.
2. down to the feet. a full-length portrait.
full moon
(the time of) the moon when it appears at its most complete. There is a full moon tonight.
ˌfull-ˈscale adjective
(of a drawing etc) of the same size as the subject. a full-scale drawing of a flower.
full stop
a written or printed point (.) marking the end of a sentence; a period.
ˌfull-ˈtime adjective, adverb
occupying one's working time completely. a full-time job; She works full-time now.
fully-fledged adjective
1. (as in bird) having grown its feathers and ready to fly.
2. fully trained, qualified etc. He's now a fully-fledged teacher.
full of
1. filled with; containing or holding very much or very many. The bus was full of people.
2. completely concerned with. She rushed into the room full of the news.
in full
completely. Write your name in full; He paid his bill in full.
to the full
to the greatest possible extent. to enjoy life to the full.
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Summary: Sochi [Russia], May 15 (ANI): President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday (local time) said that he intends to rebuild and improve the 'fully-fledged' diplomatic relations between Russia and the United States in order to solve the issues of mutual interest.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold fully-fledged talks with US President Donald Trump on November 11 during his upcoming trip to Paris, Kremlin aide Yury Ushakov said Tuesday.
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Establishment of Fully-fledged medical or educational city in Mostakbal City in New Cairo.
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At a meeting held at the chamber office on Sunday, the members demanded appointment of a fully-fledged irrigation minister in Sindh and urged the provincial government to convene a meeting of growers and sugar millers to fix indicative price of sugar cane for the 2018-19 crushing season.
A committee of EU lawmakers are in support of new rules to prevent big London-based investment banks from carrying out key operations in the EU following Britain's exit from the euro zone, unless they establish fully-fledged branches in the EU, Reuters reports.
Hybel looks at the changing nature of Danish kingship from the Frankish chronicles' earliest known reference to the political structure and kings of the Danes (also known as the Northmen), to when a fully-fledged medieval Danish kingdom was unambiguously a reality.
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