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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A learned person, student, intellectual.

Usage examples (39)
  • A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
  • I use the term scholar in the literal sense of student and do not claim expert status.
  • As for Gates qualifying for the title scholar, I will let his own actions speak for themselves.
  • The word scholar connotes heady intellectuals, buried in books and theories -- but what these kids are really learning is how to act. for more
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