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semipro

[adj. sem-ee-proh, sem-ahy-; n. sem-ee-proh, sem-ahy-] /adj. ˈsɛm iˌproʊ, ˈsɛm aɪ-; n. ˌsɛm iˈproʊ, ˌsɛm aɪ-/
adjective, noun, plural semipros. Informal.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; semi- + pro2
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Examples from the web for semipro
  • They used to have a semipro team that played on weekends.
British Dictionary definitions for semipro

semipro

/ˈsɛmɪˌprəʊ/
adjective, noun (pl) -pros
1.
short for semiprofessional
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Related Abbreviations for semipro

semipro

semiprofessional
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