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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


  • China Tries 7 Students of Jailed Uighur Scholar for Separatism
    China put seven students of imprisoned Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti on trial on separatism charges for their involvement in his website, which the nation’s government says promotes disunity. Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'
  • UTC Student Chosen to Be Rhodes Scholar
    Robert A. Fisher, a senior and Brock Scholar at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, is among the thirty-two American men and women chosen as Rhodes Scholars representing the United States.  The announcement was made by Elliot F. Gerson, American Secretary of the Rhodes Trust. ... Read more on this news related to 'Scholar'
  • 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'

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