Scholar

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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


  • Scholar sentenced
    Less than a week after a tightly controlled trial, a Chinese court Tuesday found a prominent Uyghur scholar guilty of "separatism" and sentenced him to life in prison, his lawyer said. Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'
  • Lawyer: Uighur scholar in China gets life sentence
    BEIJING (AP) — An outspoken scholar who championed China's Uighur minority was convicted of separatism Tuesday by a Chinese court and sentenced to life in prison, according to the scholar's lawyers. Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'
  • Chinese court sentences Uighur scholar to life in prison for separatism, lawyer says
    BEIJING – An outspoken scholar who championed China's Uighur minority was convicted of separatism Tuesday by a Chinese court and sentenced to life in prison, according to the scholar's lawyers. Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'

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