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Synonyms for unprofessional
ˌʌn prəˈfɛʃ ə nlun·pro·fes·sion·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unprofessionaladjective

    not characteristic of or befitting a profession or one engaged in a profession

    "described in unprofessional language so that high school students could understand it"; "was censured for unprofessional conduct"; "unprofessional repairs"


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  1. unprofessionaladjective


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "unprofessional":

    non-professional, amateurish, non-business, nonprofessional

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  1. Navy Capt. Danny Hernandez:

    On April 14, a U.S. Air Force RC-135 aircraft flying a routine route in international airspace over the Baltic Sea was intercepted by a Russian Su-27 in an unsafe and unprofessional manner, this intercept comes shortly after the unsafe Russian encounters with USS Donald Cook.

  2. Nicole Schwegman:

    The UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) was unarmed and posed no risk to the carrier's flight operations, while the Iranian UAV's actions posed no danger to the ship, it was, however, abnormal and unprofessional.

  3. Kimberly Brown:

    Unprofessional conduct and corruption are rampant at various levels [in the justice system], as is a lack of sensitive and appropriate treatment of people with disabilities who report crimes performed against them.

  4. Kevin Stephens:

    Because the UAV was unarmed and posed no risk to the carrier's flight operations (since it wasn't flying at the time), we determined that ... the Iranian UAV's actions posed no danger to the ship, it was however, abnormal and unprofessional.

  5. Manager Tahsin Yasin:

    We are dealing with a completely unprofessional mafia who are there simply to extort as much as they can while in office.

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