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Synonyms for professional
prəˈfɛʃ ə nlpro·fes·sion·al

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  1. professional, professional personnoun

    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, pronoun

    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, professionaladjective

    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. professionaladjective

    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. professionaladjective

    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. professionaladjective

    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. professionaladjective

    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. professionaladjective

    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 use professional in a sentence?

  1. Donald Trump:

    I mean, those were real professionals, and they weren't protesters. They were … professional disrupters. They came in with the Bernie Sanders signs right out of his printing press.

  2. Rita Redberg:

    Look for primary care physicians that have 24 hour-telephone triage available so that you can ask questions of a trained professional if you are not sure if you need to seek medical attention, or are best off at home with rest and fluids, by seeking medical attention, particularly at a urgent care or retail clinic, you are likely to get an unnecessary antibiotic, which may be harmful for you.

  3. Dillon Arnold:

    It’s supposed to be professional at all times, no matter what, i don’t wish anything bad against him but it kind of ruined by self-esteem a little.

  4. President Donald Trump:

    I think that's one of the greatest answers I've ever heard because Mike Pence was able to speak for five minutes and not even touch your question, i said that's what you call a great professional.

  5. Heidi Cruz:

    That's not something I've done in my professional career. So that was a switch for me to pick up the phone and say, 'Hi, I'm Heidi Cruz, Ted's wife.' I used to have my own identity. But that is something that I am happy to do because I know how talented Ted is and I know what he can do for this country.


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  • محترفة, محترفArabic
  • professional, peritCatalan, Valencian
  • profesionální, profesionálCzech
  • Professionelle, professionell, Professioneller, Beruf, berufsmäßig, ProfiGerman
  • επιτηδευματίας, επαγγελματίαςGreek
  • profesionista, profesionalSpanish
  • پروفسیونلPersian
  • ammattimies, ammattimainen, ekspertti, asiantuntija, ammattilainen, ammatillinenFinnish
  • professionnelle, professionnelFrench
  • gairmí, gairmiúilIrish
  • पेHindi
  • szakember, szakmai, hivatásos, szakértő, szaki, profi, professzionálisHungarian
  • professionale, professionistaItalian
  • מקצועיHebrew
  • 専門家, プロ, プロフェッショナルJapanese
  • professionalLatin
  • mātanga, ngaioMāori
  • profesjonellNorwegian
  • professional, professioneel, deskundige, beroeps, expert, beroeps-, deskundigDutch
  • profesjonellNorwegian Nynorsk
  • zawodowiec, profesjonalistaPolish
  • profissionalPortuguese
  • profesionist, profesionalRomanian
  • специалист, специалистка, эксперт, профессионал, профессионалка, профессиональныйRussian
  • professionell, expert, proffsSwedish
  • தொழில்முறைTamil
  • มืออาชีพThai
  • chuyên giaVietnamese
  • 专业的Chinese

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