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semiprofessional (not comparable)
- Paid as a professional but on a part-time basis.
- Like a professional but not as skilled or experienced, more than an amateur but lower than a full professional in quality.
semiprofessional (plural semiprofessionals)
- 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.