Definition of “professionally” - English Dictionary

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“professionally” in British English

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uk /prəˈfeʃ.ən.əl.i/ us /prəˈfeʃ.ən.əl.i/

by people with particular skills or qualifications:

I think next time we need any decorating we'll get it done professionally.

as a paid job, not as a hobby:

He started to sing professionally (= for money) after leaving college.

as a person with a particular job:

Are you asking for my opinion of him personally or professionally?

(Definition of “professionally” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)