trainer noun

1 person who trains sb/sth

ADJ. orchestral, teacher | boxing, etc. | animal, dog, horse, racehorse | champion, winning | personal, private He works out every morning with his personal trainer.
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be, work as ~ She's a well-known writer. Her father, a trained chef, now works as a bus driver.

study to be, train as, train to be ~ She trained as a painter and sculptor.

start (work) as ~ He started work as a trainee chef.

become, qualify as ~ She qualified as a vet last year.

employ (sb as), have The company employs more than 1500 engineers.

engage (sb as), get, hire (sb as), recruit, take on ~ They have recruited a new designer.

appoint, appoint sb (as), make sb ~ are usually used with academic, official or highly responsible jobs: He was appointed Professor of Law at Yale. At 39 she was made chairman of the board.

dismiss, fire, sack ~ The club have sacked their coach.

2 (usually trainers) sports shoe

QUANT. pair

VERB + TRAINER lace up, unlace