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dilettante

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noun
  • one with an amateurish or superficial interest in the arts or a branch of knowledge [Princeton Review]
  • (often derog) person who studies or does sth, but without serious interest or understanding [Barron]
  • a person having a superficial interest in an art or a branch of knowledge; dabbler [Taisha]

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