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Definition of Amateur

Amateur

  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.

Amateur Quotations

Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you think it's expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur.
Red Adair

A professional writer is an amateur who didn't quit.
Richard Bach

When should a college athlete turn pro? Not until he has earned all he can in college as an amateur.
Will Rogers

I do like books on anatomy. I have to say I'm an amateur physician, I guess.
Tom Waits
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Amateur Translations

amateur in Afrikaans is amateur
amateur in Dutch is knutseaar, amateur, dilettant
amateur in French is amateur
amateur in German is Amateur {m}, Amateur {m}, Nichtprofi {m}
amateur in Italian is dilettante, amante
amateur in Portuguese is amador
amateur in Spanish is amante, aficionado

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