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Definition of "amateurish" []

  • Characteristic of an amateur; not professional. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "amateurish" in a sentence
  • ""This is called amateurish ambassadorship," Mr. Erdogan said."
  • "The acting, though amateurish, is energetic and delivered with gusto, and the awkward, theatrical dialogue becomes oddly appropriate (if somewhat stiff) in the affected presence of preening Alan."
  • "Google botnet attack was 'amateurish' - The Aurora attacks on Google which prompted it to threaten to pull out of China were carried out by a bunch of amateurs, according to security firm Damballa. read more"