Example sentences for: amateurs

How can you use “amateurs” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • After the regatta one would presumably adjourn to a bostel “a hotel built on the water's edge, intended for amateurs of navigation,” otherwise ship lovers . Fans of sport in general might then bet on a favored hurole-racer or watch a bout at walter --“in boxing, medium weight about 65 kg.”

  • Even amateurs, though, can learn how to make up a pretty convincing story in the comfort of their own homes, using nothing more than a mild sense of mischief and a decent word processor.

  • Because the manuscript was nowhere near to being a coherent, finished work and because Ellison left no instructions, his literary executor John F. Callahan had to choose between disappointing the amateurs and infuriating the professionals.

  • Next to the Metropolitan, the Brooklyn Museum looks like a bunch of amateurs.

  • On the same grounds, it is incumbent on editors to engage as reviewers of dictionaries lexicographers who are knowledgeable about the genre, not amateurs who occasionally look up one word to see how it is spelt or another to find out what it means.


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