Definition of Scholar. Meaning of Scholar. Synonyms of Scholar

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Definition of Scholar

Scholar
Scholar Schol"ar, n. [OE. scoler, AS. sc[=o]lere, fr. L. scholaris belonging to a school, fr. schola a school. See School.] 1. One who attends a school; one who learns of a teacher; one under the tuition of a preceptor; a pupil; a disciple; a learner; a student. I am no breeching scholar in the schools. --Shak. 2. One engaged in the pursuits of learning; a learned person; one versed in any branch, or in many branches, of knowledge; a person of high literary or scientific attainments; a savant. --Shak. Locke. 3. A man of books. --Bacon. 4. In English universities, an undergraduate who belongs to the foundation of a college, and receives support in part from its revenues. Syn: Pupil; learner; disciple. Usage: Scholar, Pupil. Scholar refers to the instruction, and pupil to the care and government, of a teacher. A scholar is one who is under instruction; a pupil is one who is under the immediate and personal care of an instructor; hence we speak of a bright scholar, and an obedient pupil.

Meaning of Scholar from wikipedia

- method or scholarship is the body of principles and practices used by scholars to make their claims about the world as valid and trustworthy as possible...
- Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats...
- The Siebel Scholars program was established by the Thomas and Stacey Siebel Foundation in 2000 to recognize the most talented students at 29 graduate schools...
- Scholarism (Chinese: 學民思潮) was a Hong Kong pro-democracy student activist group active in the fields of Hong Kong's education policy, political reform...
- 75 years, Rhodes Scholars usually studied for a second Bachelor of Arts degree. While that remains an option, more recent scholars usually study for...
- The Scholar Who Walks the Night (Hangul: 밤을 걷는 선비; RR: Bameul Geotneun Seonbi) is a 2015 South Korean television series based on the manhwa of the same...
- US academia, a visiting scholar, visiting researcher, visiting fellow, visiting lecturer or visiting professor is a scholar from an institution who visits...
- program, competitively-selected American citizens including students, scholars, teachers, professionals, scientists and artists may receive scholarships...
- the publication of Phi Beta Kappa, see The American Scholar (magazine). "The American Scholar" was a speech given by Ralph Waldo Emerson on August...
- Scholar-officials, also known as Literati, Scholar-gentlemen, Scholar-bureaucrats or Scholar-gentry (Chinese: 士大夫; pinyin: shì dàfū) were politicians and...
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