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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 Rock Appoints Gregory J. Carven, PhD, as Vice President of Antibody Discovery and Protein Sciences
    Scholar Rock, a biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing niche modulators that selectively target growth factor activation in the disease microenvironment, today announced the appointment of Gregory J. Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'
  • China tries scholar, journalist in closed hearings
    BEIJING (AP) — Closed-door court hearings of a prominent journalist and a noted minority scholar held on Friday were sharply criticized for violating due process and chilling freedom of expression as Chinese authorities tighten oversight of public speech. Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'
  • Chinese scholar's separatism conviction upheld
    BEIJING (AP) — A court Friday upheld the separatism conviction and life sentence for a noted scholar from China's Muslim Uighur minority who frequently criticized the government while advocating ethnic pride and greater economic opportunity. Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'

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