Associations to the word «Scholar»


SCHOLAR, noun. A student; one who studies at school or college.
SCHOLAR, noun. A specialist in a particular branch of knowledge.
SCHOLAR, noun. A learned person; a bookman.
SCHOLAR AND GENTLEMAN, noun. (idiomatic) An admirable, intelligent person (usually a man).

Dictionary definition

SCHOLAR, noun. A learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines.
SCHOLAR, noun. Someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs.
SCHOLAR, noun. A student who holds a scholarship.

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King