What does professionalism mean?

Definitions for professionalismprəˈfɛʃ ə nlˌɪz əm

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word professionalism.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. professionalism(noun)

    the expertness characteristic of a professional person


  1. professionalism(Noun)

    The status, methods, character or standards expected of a professional or of a professional organization, such as reliability, discretion, evenhandedness, and fair play.

  2. professionalism(Noun)

    The use of professionals rather than amateurs in any sport etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Professionalism(noun)

    the following of a profession, sport, etc., as an occupation; -- opposed to amateurism


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of professionalism in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of professionalism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Richardson Police Department:

    He exemplified the professionalism, heroism, and strong character inherent in all Richardson police officers.

  2. Jeff Sessions:

    With care -- we’ve gotta be careful -- and professionalism, we plan to develop policies to increase forfeitures.

  3. Van Der Linden:

    We expect teachers to maintain a level of professionalism in their classroom and in their social media presence as well.

  4. Detroit Police Department:

    David Sherrard exemplified the professionalism, heroism, and strong character inherent in all Richardson police officers.

  5. Paul Ryan:

    During his 20 years in the force, Officer Alston set an example of devotion and professionalism that we should all strive to follow.

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