Examples of professionalism in a Sentence
- For writers such as Alexander Pope and Samuel Johnson, struggling in the transition from the age of patronage to that of Grub Street professionalism, Shakespeare offered not only a body of poetic invention but also an inspirational career trajectory. —Jonathan Bate, Harper's, April 2007
- In Washington, careerism has so trumped professionalism among political journalists as to render Alterman's ethical concerns almost quaint. —Gene Lyons, Harper's, October 2003
- It is difficult not to contrast the professionalism of modestly paid firefighters and police doing their duty on September 11 with the secretive … behavior of six- and seven-figure accountants, lawyers, CEOs, bankers, and financial analysts who failed at their duty with Enron. —Bruce Nussbaum, Business Week, 28 Jan. 2002
A high level of professionalism is expected when working with clients.
She is highly respected for her professionalism.
Recent Examples of professionalism from the Web
That’s a lot to hope for, especially when things start with Parker, who has battled injury issues and professionalism concerns throughout his three-year career.
Bedford has letters of commendation and awards, and citizens have written to the department thanking him for his professionalism, department leaders said.
That meant respecting the rule-making progress, staffing the agency with credentialed professionals, deferring to the Senate on appointments, and other matters of professionalism.
This year, the comments and ratings from all four judges were all superior, based on musicality, attention to detail and precision, as well as professionalism and demeanor.
In past editions of the CDF, China accentuated its professionalism.
While the quality of spa treatments varies drastically from hammam to hammam, here an air of quiet professionalism reigns.
JW Anderson, with his polished professionalism and ability to nail wearable products gives the lie to that, as so many others are here.
The District holds all employees to a high standard of professionalism.
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PROFESSIONALISM Defined for English Language Learners
: the skill, good judgment, and polite behavior that is expected from a person who is trained to do a job well
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