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Synonyms for professional
prəˈfɛʃ ə nl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. professional, professional person(noun)

    a person engaged in one of the learned professions

    Synonyms:
    professional person, master, pro

    Antonyms:
    amateur, unpaid, amateurish, recreational, lay, blue-collar, inexpert, unskilled, unprofessional, nonprofessional

  2. professional, pro(noun)

    an athlete who plays for pay

    Synonyms:
    professional person, master, pro

    Antonyms:
    amateur, nonprofessional, unpaid, blue-collar, unprofessional, unskilled, amateurish, recreational, lay, inexpert

  3. master, professional(adj)

    an authority qualified to teach apprentices

    Synonyms:
    master key, master copy, schoolmaster, original, passkey, maestro, superior, victor, master, overlord, passe-partout, sea captain, headmaster, captain, professional person, lord, pro, skipper

    Antonyms:
    amateur, nonprofessional, amateurish, recreational, lay, unpaid, unprofessional, blue-collar, inexpert, unskilled

  4. professional(adj)

    engaged in a profession or engaging in as a profession or means of livelihood

    "the professional man or woman possesses distinctive qualifications"; "began her professional career after the Olympics"; "professional theater"; "professional football"; "a professional cook"; "professional actors and athletes"

    Antonyms:
    amateur, unskilled, unpaid, blue-collar, inexpert, amateurish, unprofessional, recreational, nonprofessional, lay

  5. professional(adj)

    of or relating to or suitable as a profession

    "professional organizations"; "a professional field such as law"

    Antonyms:
    amateur, unpaid, inexpert, lay, unskilled, unprofessional, recreational, blue-collar, amateurish, nonprofessional

  6. professional(adj)

    characteristic of or befitting a profession or one engaged in a profession

    "professional conduct"; "professional ethics"; "a thoroughly professional performance"

    Antonyms:
    amateur, recreational, lay, blue-collar, unskilled, unprofessional, amateurish, nonprofessional, unpaid, inexpert

  7. professional(adj)

    of or relating to a profession

    "we need professional advice"; "professional training"; "professional equipment for his new office"

    Antonyms:
    amateur, nonprofessional, amateurish, unpaid, unskilled, unprofessional, lay, inexpert, recreational, blue-collar

  8. professional(adj)

    engaged in by members of a profession

    "professional occupations include medicine and the law and teaching"

    Antonyms:
    amateur, unpaid, blue-collar, recreational, amateurish, inexpert, unprofessional, lay, nonprofessional, unskilled

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How to say professional in sign language?

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How to use professional in a sentence?

  1. Amer Maybe:

    A professional wasnt a proffesional before he started learning the proffesion.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    The best employee is not the one who stays more, but who paves more the road for an excellence growth on the personal or professional ground by the ways he or she spends his or her any number of days.

  3. Janet Hale:

    Even though we try to keep a professional distance, we become involved with the family over time, it warms my heart to see single mothers or struggling families make it, get good jobs, and get off public assistance.

  4. Jaroslav Tomilchik:

    The most important factor (for being in Belarus) are strong schools of training for professional engineers.

  5. Jeanne Sullivan:

    (It's) a rich sector in which to play, in which to contribute ideas and information, to invest, to create business, to be a medical professional and to be an activist.


Translations for professional

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  • محترفة, محترفArabic
  • professional, peritCatalan, Valencian
  • profesionál, profesionálníCzech
  • Professioneller, Profi, professionell, Professionelle, berufsmäßig, BerufGerman
  • επαγγελματίας, επιτηδευματίαςGreek
  • profesionista, profesionalSpanish
  • پروفسیونلPersian
  • ammattilainen, asiantuntija, ammattimies, ammattimainen, ekspertti, ammatillinenFinnish
  • professionnel, professionnelleFrench
  • gairmiúil, gairmíIrish
  • पेHindi
  • profi, szaki, szakember, hivatásos, szakértő, professzionális, szakmaiHungarian
  • professionale, professionistaItalian
  • מקצועיHebrew
  • プロフェッショナル, プロ, 専門家Japanese
  • mātanga, ngaioMāori
  • profesjonellNorwegian
  • expert, deskundig, professioneel, beroeps, professional, beroeps-, deskundigeDutch
  • profesjonellNorwegian Nynorsk
  • zawodowiec, profesjonalistaPolish
  • profissionalPortuguese
  • profesional, profesionistRomanian
  • профессиональный, профессионалка, профессионал, эксперт, специалистка, специалистRussian
  • proffs, expert, professionellSwedish
  • มืออาชีพThai
  • chuyên giaVietnamese
  • 专业的Chinese

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