Definition of Amateur. Meaning of Amateur. Synonyms of Amateur

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Definition of Amateur

Amateur
Amateur Am`a*teur", n. [F., fr. L. amator lover, fr. amare to love.] 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.

Meaning of Amateur from wikipedia

- An amateur (/ˈæmətjər -tjʊər/; French: [amatœʁ]; lit. 'lover [of something]') is generally considered a person who pursues an avocation independent from...
- Amateur radio, also known as ham radio, is the use of the radio frequency spectrum for purposes of non-commercial exchange of messages, wireless experimentation...
- The Amateurs, originally called The Moguls, is a 2005 comedy film written and directed by Michael Traeger and starring Jeff Bridges. The story revolves...
- Amateur sports are sports in which parti****nts engage largely or entirely without remuneration. The distinction is made between amateur sporting parti****nts...
- the Fédération internationale de basket-ball amateur (hence FIBA), in 1989 it dropped the word amateur from its name but retained the acronym. FIBA defines...
- Amateur **** is a category of **** that features models, actors or non-professionals performing without pay, or actors for whom this material...
- Look up amateur hour in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Amateur Hour may refer to: Amateur hour, a live show performed by audience members "Amateur Hour"...
- Professional amateur may refer to: Pro–am (professional–amateur), a level of play between amateur and professional in sports Amateur professionalism...
- Amateur boxing is a variant of boxing practiced at the collegiate level, at the Olympic Games, Pan American Games and Commonwealth Games, as well as many...
- commonly known as National 2 and formerly known as Championnat de France Amateur (CFA), is a football league competition. The league serves as the fourth...