A person who engages in a pursuit, especially a sport, on an unpaid basis
the crew were all amateurs who had paid £15,000 apiece for the trip
(On radio, television, etc.) a time slot in which amateur entertainers are invited to perform; (also in extended use) a period characterized by a lack of professionalism; an example of amateurishness or ineptitude.
An evening set aside at a musical or theatrical venue for amateur performers; a talent show. Also in extended use: a period characterized by a lack of professionalism; an example of amateurishness or ineptitude.
A person who picks up or transmits radio messages as a hobby.
A person who is completely inexperienced or inept at a particular activity.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of non-professional theatre, especially as performed by local drama societies. Frequently (with capital initials) in proper names.
The production of theatrical performances by non-professionals