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amateurish

view main entry for amateurishadjective  /ˈæmətərɪʃ/  /ˈæməˌtʃʊrɪʃ/
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derived words

amateurishly

adverb

amateurishness

noun [uncountable]
amateurishness noun [uncountable]Lack of skill or ability: inability, incompetence, incapacity, ineptitude, helplessness, inadequacy, impracticality, amateurishness, heavy-handedness, shakiness

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