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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You don't remember me at present, which is natural enough in the unbalanced condition of your mind, consequent, you will understand (as a professional person yourself) on copious loss of blood."
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.
'several ladies and gentlemen--not exactly professional persons, but tradespeople, ma'am, tradespeople--have made the same remark.
He does not give the impression of a professional person; we will see if he changes now.
'I am pretty sure, knowing General Bautista na napakabait, napaka-professional na tao (as a very good and professional person)...
"A sketch was prepared by a professional person as per the direction of the victim, in her presence.
FEBR President Kashif Anwar, while congratulating Syed Shabbar Zaidi on his appointment as the FBR Chairman, hailed the decision of the government for bringing a professional person on such a vibrant post to steer the country out of the challenges being confronted by the FBR.
While appreciating the former finance minister, Vawda said he was a capable and professional person.
"Alberto is another example of being an unbelievable professional person and a really important part of the dressing room.
A dress code will be implemented and every gym will have a first aid box and a professional person to handle any emergency situations.' PHA currently runs 828 parks in Lahore and there are just eight gymnasiums including Gillani Park and Gulshan Iqbal parks.
"I know Celso as a very professional person. Probably, he preferred to just leave the basketball court.
I am a very professional person and a career-oriented woman.

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