amateur

  1. someone who pursues a study or sport as a pastime
  2. does not play for pay

Amateur

One who rides or drives for the love of the sport and not as a profession or for profit.

amateur

[adj] - engaged in as a pastime 2. [n] - does not play for pay 3. [n] - someone who pursues a study or sport as a pastime
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Amateur

Am`a·teur' noun [ French, from Latin amator lover, from amare to love.] A person attached to a particular pursuit, study, or science as to music or painting; esp. one who cultivates any study or art, from taste or attachment, without pursuing it professionally.
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amateur

recreational adjective engaged in as a pastime; `an amateur painter`; `gained valuable experience in amateur theatricals`; `recreational golfers`; `reading matter that is both recreational and mentally stimulating`; `unpaid extras in the documentary...
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Amateur

• (n.) A person attached to a particular pursuit, study, or science as to music or painting; esp. one who cultivates any study or art, from taste or attachment, without pursuing it professionally.
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amateur

amateur, in sports, one who engages in athletic competition without material recompense. Upper-class Englishmen in the 19th cent. used the concept to help define their social status, first applying the term to sportsmen who did not need to work with their hands as livelihood, later using it to descr...
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amateur

A golfer who plays without monetary compensation.
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Amateur

Rider over eighteen who does not get paid for riding An individual who rides or exhibits a horse in competition, who does not derive profit from such activities and does not do so as a profession
Found on http://www.gaitedhorses.net/Articles/HorseGlossary.html

Amateur

A non-professional rider who can be identified on any racecard as their title Mr, Mrs, Ms, Captain etc appears in front of their name.
Found on http://www.cheltenhamfestival.net/horse%20racing%20glossary.php

Amateur

Opposite of professional, one who does not receive monetary remuneration from the game.
Found on http://www.golfeurope.com/almanac/golf_terms/lex_a.htm

Amateur

An amateur (French amateur `lover of`, from Old French and ultimately from Latin amatorem nom. amator, `lover`) is generally considered a person attached to a particular pursuit, study, or science in a non-professional or unpaid manner. Amateurs often have little or no formal training in their pursuits, and many are autodidacts (self-taught). ...
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Amateur

An individual who exhibits horses but is not paid money or other compensation. The opposite of a professional.[16]
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_equestrian_terms

Amateur

A dancer who has not yet reached a professional level of dance expertise or experience, and who may dance for personal enjoyment rather than as a career; also, a dancer who is not paid for his or her work.
Found on http://www.artsalive.ca/en/dan/dance101/glossary.asp
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