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professional

adjective

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1 having or showing trained ability in a particular field of knowledge
  • Many of the applicants lacked the professional experience the job required.
  • She had always dreamed of becoming a professional boxer.

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professional

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of professional (Entry 2 of 2)

a person with a high level of knowledge or skill in a field
  • If you want the job done right, you really should hire a professional.

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The first known use of professional was in 1606

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“Professional.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/professional. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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