Definition of hobbyist in English:


Syllabification: hob·by·ist
Pronunciation: /ˈhäbēist


A person who pursues a particular hobby: a computer hobbyist
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  • The first desktop computers were designed by hobbyists and a few daring entrepreneurs.
  • Dozens of courses are planned, covering the spectrum from intricate design elements for professionals to pleasure courses for the backyard hobbyist.
  • In the 90's computer programs developed by hobbyists grew into serious competitors to commercial software.

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