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noun 
  1. A person attached to a particular pursuit, study, or science as to music or painting; esp. one who cultivates any study or art, from taste or attachment, without pursuing it professionally.
She is an accomplished woodworker.
  1. Someone who pursues something part time, as a hobby or not very seriously
  2. Someone who is inept.
The entire thing was built by some amateurs with screwdrivers and plywood.
Translations: 
  • German: Amateur , Amateurin
adjective 
  1. non-professional
  2. created, done, or populated by a amateurs or non-professionals
sports
  1. showing a lack of professionalism, experience or talent
Duct tape is a sure sign of workmanship.
Etymology: From amateur, amator lover


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