Definition of amateurism in English:

amateurism

Pronunciation /ˈamətərɪz(ə)m/ /ˈamətʃərɪz(ə)m/

noun

mass noun
  • 1The practising of an activity, especially a sport, on an unpaid rather than a professional basis.

    ‘the university administrator worked to maintain amateurism in collegiate athletics’
  • 2The fact or quality of being incompetent at a particular activity.

    ‘not even the deleted scenes render this rank amateurism amusing’

Pronunciation

amateurism

/ˈamətərɪz(ə)m/ /ˈamətʃərɪz(ə)m/