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noun [countable] amateur pronunciation in American English /ˈæmətər/amateur pronunciation in American English /ˈæməˌtʃʊr/
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  1. 1
    someone who does something because they enjoy it instead of as a job
  2. 2
    someone who does not do something very well

    Let’s show them what a bunch of amateurs they are.



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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