Layperson definition

lāpûrsən
Frequency:
One who is not intimately familiar with a given subject or activity.

The book was written for professionals, but an intelligent layperson could understand most of it.

noun
1
0
A person who is not a cleric.
noun
0
0
One who is not a cleric.
noun
0
1
One who is a nonprofessional in a given field.
noun
0
1
A layman.
noun
0
1
Advertisement

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
layperson
Plural:
laypeople, laypersons