a professional (short word, derived from professional) is someone, which exercises an activity contrary to the amateur vocationally, in particular against payment. Generally one expects a higher qualification and achievement than from from a professional an amateur.

A professional become professional characteristicsawarded. Here the conceptions go the generally more or less far beyond fixed vocational requirements: A increased measure of knowledge, talents and abilities, is expected a special problem solution authority and a pronounced professional distance of a person if it - independently of thatFact that it refers an income over its activity - when „professional is designated “.

Sportsmen, who refer their income mainly from their kind of sport, become short as professional sportsmen, (colloquially) professional sportsmen and/or. Professional mentioned. Thus it gives, tennis professional etc. to football professionals. (see professional haven).

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