Definitions for unprofessionalˌʌn prəˈfɛʃ ə nl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unprofessional

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•pro•fes•sion•alˌʌn prəˈfɛʃ ə nl(adj.)

  1. not professional; not pertaining to or characteristic of a profession.

  2. at variance with professional standards or ethics:

    unprofessional conduct.

  3. not belonging to a profession; nonprofessional.

  4. not done with professional competence; amateurish.

    Category: Showbiz

  5. (n.)a person who is not a professional; nonprofessional; amateur.

Origin of unprofessional:

1800–10

un`pro•fes′sion•al•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unprofessional(adj)

    not characteristic of or befitting a profession or one engaged in a profession

    "described in unprofessional language so that high school students could understand it"; "was censured for unprofessional conduct"; "unprofessional repairs"

Wiktionary

  1. unprofessional(Adjective)

    unbecoming of a professional; hence inappropriate in the workplace

    unprofessional behavior


Translations for unprofessional

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

unprofessional(adjective)

(of a person's conduct) not according to the (usually moral) standards required in his profession

The doctor was dismissed from his post for unprofessional conduct.

Get even more translations for unprofessional »

Translation

Find a translation for the unprofessional definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these unprofessional definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"unprofessional." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 23 Jul 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/unprofessional>.

Are we missing a good definition for unprofessional?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for unprofessional: