professional person

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Noun1.professional person - a person engaged in one of the learned professionsprofessional person - a person engaged in one of the learned professions
professional organisation, professional organization - an organization of and for professional people
adult, grownup - a fully developed person from maturity onward
careerist - a professional who is intent on furthering his or her career by any possible means and often at the expense of their own integrity
craftsman - a professional whose work is consistently of high quality; "as an actor he was a consummate craftsman"
critic - a person who is professionally engaged in the analysis and interpretation of works of art
educator, pedagog, pedagogue - someone who educates young people
caregiver, health care provider, health professional, PCP, primary care provider - a person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disability
attorney, lawyer - a professional person authorized to practice law; conducts lawsuits or gives legal advice
bibliothec, librarian - a professional person trained in library science and engaged in library services
practician, practitioner - someone who practices a learned profession
publisher - a person engaged in publishing periodicals or books or music
yuppie - a young upwardly mobile professional individual; a well-paid middle-class professional who works in a city and has a luxurious life style
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Marrable secured the services of a respectable professional person to drill the young ladies and gentlemen, and to accept all the other responsibilities incidental to creating a dramatic world out of a domestic chaos.
When the insurance company announced to destroy the recordings in 1999, Sluizer took action to save the film "with the help of a professional person who could open locks", Sluizer said.
It's often far easier to talk about things with someone you don't know - particularly when it's a professional person who is equipped to help you.
He said the uniform of a professional person like a doctor, lawyer, has an independent and distinct recognition in the society.
Leader of the Opposition Syed Khurshid Ahmad Shah is of the view that a professional person should be appointed as Chairman of PCB to improve the game of cricket.
e -rst is an independent Chair - a person competent to run a meeting, with no political aliation - perhaps a local professional person such as a GP.
qualities that they feel a professional person should Alison said: "We want to know the qualities that they feel a professional person should display.
Needless to say, I regarded them as a serious matter given that I am both a constituent of his and a professional person based in his constituency.
I'm the most professional person you will meet both on and off the pitch.
If legal advice is required, the services of a competent professional person should be sought.
I am afraid to say that it is a premature statement coming from a professional person.
A Lieutenant Pigeon B Captain Sensible C Sergeant Pepper D Private Lives QUESTION 3 - for 3 points: What professional person might take the Hippocratic Oath?

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