One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘an army veteran’
old hand, old-timer, old stager
past master, doyen, authority, master, grandmaster, master hand, expert, virtuoso, maestro
informal pro, ace, hotshot, old warhorse
novice, apprentice, recruit
1‘a veteran diplomat specializing in US affairs’
long-serving, seasoned, mature, old, established
adept, master, expert, consummate, well versed, well trained, practised, experienced, worldly-wise, qualified, proficient, professional
informal battle-scarred, crack, ace, mean
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