amateurish ADJECTIVE incompetent; unskilful.
DERIVATIVES amateurishly adverb amateurishness noun.

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  • amateurishness — n. Behavior that demonstrates a lack of professional competency. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Amateurishness — Amateurish Am a*teur ish, a. In the style of an amateur; superficial or defective like the work of an amateur. {Am a*teur ish*ly}, adv. {Am a*teur ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • amateurishness — noun see amateur …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • amateurishness — See amateurishly. * * * …   Universalium

  • amateurishness — noun The quality of being amateurish …   Wiktionary

  • amateurishness — n. dilettantism, quality of being unprofessional …   English contemporary dictionary

  • amateurishness — See: amateurish …   English dictionary

  • amateurishness — noun something that demonstrates a lack of professional competency (Freq. 1) • Derivationally related forms: ↑amateurish • Hypernyms: ↑unskillfulness …   Useful english dictionary

  • amateur — noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: French, from Latin amator lover, from amare to love Date: 1784 1. devotee, admirer 2. one who engages in a pursuit, study, science, or sport as a pastime rather than as a profession 3 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Geoffrey Perkins — Infobox Person name = Geoffrey Perkins caption = birth date = 22 February 1953 birth place = death date = 29 August 2008 (aged 55) death place = London death cause = Road traffic accident other names = known for = occupation = Comedy writing and… …   Wikipedia

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