semiprofessional

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

semiprofessional (not comparable)

  1. Paid as a professional but on a part-time basis.
  2. Like a professional but not as skilled or experienced, more than an amateur but lower than a full professional in quality.

Noun[edit]

semiprofessional (plural semiprofessionals)

  1. A semiprofessional person.
    • 2009 March 12, John Biggs, “Get the Big Picture, or Focus on One Face”, New York Times:
      A lot of cameras have optical zoom and high megapixel counts, but Sony ’s new Cyber-shot HX1 has a few features that might even appeal to semiprofessionals.