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Scholar Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs
  • a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
  • a student who holds a scholarship

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines ,
  • someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs ,
  • a student who holds a scholarship

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Scholar Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A researcher is a person that researches, looks for knowledge in general for any systematic investigation to establish facts. The researchers can work in institutions of academic, industrial, government, or private-kind.



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'Scholar' example sentence in quotations


* The determined scholar and the man of virtue will not seek to live at the expense of injuring their virtue. They will even sacrifice their lives to preserve their virtue complete. - Confucius

* The scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar. - Confucius

* A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar. - Lao Tzu


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Scholar Sample Sentences in News


  • How to give your memoir real bite
    In the new issue of the American Scholar, Christian Wiman and Emily Fox Gordon offer antidotes to the predictable, narcissistic memoir. Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'
  • ROAD SCHOLAR ANNOUNCES EXCITING NEW EDUCATIONAL ADVENTURES TO CUBA THIS FALL FOR GRANDPARENTS, THEIR GRANDCHILDREN AND ...
    BOSTON -- Road Scholar, the not-for-profit leader in lifelong learning, is adding to its overwhelmingly popular series of educational adventures to Cuba by announcing four new programs for grandparents, ... Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'
  • Scholar Athlete: Lenape Valley's LaBell following in the family footsteps
    The LaBell family tree spreads far and wide around the Byram and Stanhope areas. And the name LaBell is one that pops up regularly on Lenape Valley athletic rosters. Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'

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