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English definition of “amateur”


noun [C]    /ˈæm·əˌtʃɜr, -əˌtʃʊər, -ə·t̬ər/
An amateur is also someone who lacks skill in doing something: Some of the people who show up at practice shooting ranges are real amateurs.
(Definition of amateur noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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