1. 〔道楽にやる人〕an amateur;〔専門家でない人〕a layman
    • 人形劇に関しては素人です
    • I am an amateur as far as the puppet theater is concerned.
    • 素人向きの本
    • books for laymen
    • 素人臭い
    • amateurish
    • 素人離れのした技術
    • skill on a level with professionals
    • ゴルフに関してはずぶの素人だ
    • I 「am completely ignorant [know nothing] about golf.
    • あの指揮者は素人に受けがよい
    • The conductor is popular with the general public.
  1. 素人考えa layman's view [way of looking at something]
  1. 素人芸an amateur performance
  1. 素人劇amateur theatricals [dramatic performances]
  1. 素人筋the general public
    • 素人目にはそのダイヤは本物のように見える
    • The diamond looks real to the untrained eye.
    • 素人目にも彼の演技は下手であることが分かった
    • It didn't take an expert to see that his acting was poor.
  1. 素人療法a folk remedy; home treatment