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|Noun||1.||professional person - a person engaged in one of the learned professions|
professional organisation, professional organization - an organization of and for professional people
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
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
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