subprofessional

[ suhb-pruh-fesh-uh-nl ]

adjective
  1. being below professional standards: subprofessional healthcare.

Origin of subprofessional

1
First recorded in 1940–45; sub- + professional

Other words from subprofessional

  • sub·pro·fes·sion·al·ly, adverb

Words Nearby subprofessional

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