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Another word for scholar

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Noun
  1. A usually elderly person noted for wisdom, knowledge, and judgment

      1. A learned person.
      2. A self-professed expert in a particular field, especially as called upon to provide comment or opinion in the media; a commentator, a critic. [from 19th c.]
      3. A learned person in India; someone with knowledge of Sanskrit, philosophy, religion and law; a Hindu scholar. [from 17th c.]
      1. Any of various plants of the genus Salvia of the mint family, especially S. officinalis, having aromatic grayish-green leaves.
      2. A very wise person; esp., an elderly man, widely respected for his wisdom, experience, and judgment
      3. Any of a genus (Salvia) of plants of the mint family, having a two-lipped corolla and two stamens: sages are cultivated for ornament, as the scarlet sage (S. splendens) with brilliant red flowers, or for flavoring, as the garden sage (S. officinalis) with aromatic leaves used, when dried, for seasoning meats, cheeses, etc.
      1. A person with a severe developmental disorder or other major mental disability who possesses some remarkable aptitude, as for memorization, rapid mental calculation, art, or music
      2. A person with savant syndrome.
      3. An idiot savant.
    See also:

    wise

  2. One who is being educated

      1. The apparently black circular opening in the center of the iris of the eye, through which light passes to the retina.
      2. A person, esp. a young person, under the supervision of a teacher or tutor, as in school
      3. A student under the direct supervision of a teacher or professor.
      1. A person who studies, or investigates
      2. One who is enrolled or attends classes at a school, college, or university.
      3. A person who is enrolled for study at a school, college, etc.
    See also:

    teach

Another word for scholar

Noun
  1. A pupil

    See also:

    student

  2. An expert in humanistic studies

      1. A person who lives by or expounds a system of philosophy
      2. A person who studies or is an expert in philosophy
      3. A student of or specialist in philosophy.
      1. An idiot savant.
      2. A learned person; eminent scholar
      3. A person with a severe developmental disorder or other major mental disability who possesses some remarkable aptitude, as for memorization, rapid mental calculation, art, or music
      1. A source of opinion; a critic:
      2. A self-professed expert in a particular field, especially as called upon to provide comment or opinion in the media; a commentator, a critic. [from 19th c.]
      3. A learned person in India; someone with knowledge of Sanskrit, philosophy, religion and law; a Hindu scholar. [from 17th c.]
      1. Power to influence or persuade resulting from knowledge or experience:
      2. The power to enforce laws, exact obedience, command, determine, or judge.
      3. An accepted source of expert information or advice:
      1. Any of various plants of the genus Salvia of the mint family, especially S. officinalis, having aromatic grayish-green leaves.
      2. Any of a genus (Salvia) of plants of the mint family, having a two-lipped corolla and two stamens: sages are cultivated for ornament, as the scarlet sage (S. splendens) with brilliant red flowers, or for flavoring, as the garden sage (S. officinalis) with aromatic leaves used, when dried, for seasoning meats, cheeses, etc.
      3. A very wise person; esp., an elderly man, widely respected for his wisdom, experience, and judgment
      1. Any person claiming or assumed to be especially skilled or experienced in some art, sport, etc.
      2. A teacher or instructor.
      3. A college or university teacher of the highest academic rank; full professor
      1. Alternative form of academic.
      2. A teacher or scholar at a college or university
      3. A faculty member or scholar at an institution of higher learning, such as a university.
      1. (Mormonism) The second highest office in the Aaronic priesthood, held by priesthood holders of at least the age of 14.
      2. A person who teaches, esp. as a profession; instructor
      3. A person who teaches, especially one employed in a school.
      1. A physician or surgeon
      2. A witch doctor or medicine man
      3. The title of an academic or medical doctor (a person who holds a doctorate); used before the doctor's name.
      1. Alternative spelling of litterateur.
      2. A literary man; man of letters
      3. One who is devoted to the study or writing of literature.