This video shows you how to pronounce amateur in british english. How to say amateur in english? Pronunciation of amateur with 2 audio pronunciations, 19 synonyms, 2 meanings, 1 antonym, 12 translations, 5 sentences and more for amateur. Pronunciation pronunciation by charkov (male from united states) she played soccer as an amateur before turning professional. Amateur definition is - one who engages in a pursuit, study, science, or sport as a pastime rather than as a profession. Should amateur only be used literally? Synonym discussion of amateur. Definition of amateur1 adjective in oxford advanced learners dictionary. Meaning, pronunciation, picture, example sentences, grammar, usage notes, synonyms and more. Amateur definition, a person who engages in a study, sport, or other activity for pleasure rather than for financial benefit or professional reasons.