• Noun
  • a person who does something (such as a sport or hobby) for pleasure and not as a job
    1. She played soccer as an amateur before turning professional.
    2. These photos were taken by both amateurs and professionals.
  • a person who does something poorly
    1. The people running that company are a bunch of amateurs.
    2. Only amateurs make this kind of mistake.
    3. He's a mere amateur when it comes to cooking. [=he doesn't know how to cook well]

Những từ liên quan với AMATEUR

apprentice, recruit, novice, learner, neophyte, dilettante, greenhorn, beginner, layperson