Meaning of “dilettante” in the English Dictionary


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dilettantenoun [ C ]

us /ˈdɪl·ɪˌtɑnt, -ˌtænt/ usually disapproving

a person who is or seems to be interested in a subject, but who is not involved with it in a serious and determined way:

To serious artists, he was merely a dilettante.

(Definition of “dilettante” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)