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Synonyms and antonyms for rhodes scholar

2. scholar (n.)

someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs


3. Rhodes (n.)

British colonial financier and statesman in South Africa; made a fortune in gold and diamond mining; helped colonize the territory now known as Zimbabwe; he endowed annual fellowships for British Commonwealth and United States students to study at Oxford University (1853-1902)


4. Rhodes (n.)

a Greek island in the southeast Aegean Sea 10 miles off the Turkish coast; the largest of the Dodecanese; it was colonized before 1000 BC by Dorians from Argos; site of the Colossus of Rhodes


5. scholar (n.)

a student who holds a scholarship