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1. classical

adjective. ['ˈklæsɪkəl'] of or relating to the most highly developed stage of an earlier civilisation and its culture.

Synonyms

  • Greco-Roman
  • classic
  • Graeco-Roman
  • neoclassical
  • Hellenic

Antonyms

  • implicit
  • inconclusive
  • unofficial
  • uninfluential

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2. classical

adjective. ['ˈklæsɪkəl'] of recognized authority or excellence.

Synonyms

  • definitive
  • authoritative
  • standard

Antonyms

  • modern
  • popular
  • pop
  • deficient

3. classical

adjective. ['ˈklæsɪkəl'] of or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures.

Synonyms

  • classic
  • Graeco-Roman
  • Hellenic

Antonyms

  • abnormal
  • irregular
  • uncommon
  • unconventional

4. classical

adjective. ['ˈklæsɪkəl'] (language) having the form used by ancient standard authors.

Synonyms

  • received

Antonyms

  • quantity
  • substandard

5. classical

noun. ['ˈklæsɪkəl'] traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste.

Synonyms

  • musical genre
  • musical style
  • classical music
  • cantata
  • fugue
  • opera
  • sonata
  • rondo
  • rondeau
  • genre
  • chamber music
  • oratorio
  • concerto
  • serious music

Antonyms

  • measure
  • nonnormative
  • inferior
  • unaccepted

6. scholar

noun. ['ˈskɑːlɝ'] a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines.

Synonyms

  • alumna
  • intellectual
  • valedictory speaker
  • book lover
  • bookman
  • theologian
  • schoolman
  • intellect
  • Masorite
  • valedictorian
  • Renaissance man
  • savant
  • alum
  • Schoolman
  • Shakespearian
  • initiate
  • Cabalist
  • licentiate
  • Islamist
  • student
  • Vedist
  • Shakespearean
  • salutatory speaker
  • bibliographer
  • goliard
  • doctor
  • theologist
  • pedant
  • salutatorian
  • Kabbalist
  • graduate
  • musicologist
  • philomath
  • generalist
  • post doc
  • Sinologist
  • scholarly person
  • scholastic
  • reader
  • postdoc
  • humanist
  • historian
  • scholiast
  • Arabist
  • academician
  • Massorete
  • philosopher
  • historiographer
  • bibliophile
  • theologiser
  • Dr.
  • pundit
  • grad
  • medieval Schoolman
  • alumnus
  • learned person
  • master
  • mujtihad
  • theologizer
  • bookworm
  • Masorete

Antonyms

  • stupidity
  • intellectual
  • exclude
  • uninitiate

Etymology

  • scoler (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scolere (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. scholar

noun. ['ˈskɑːlɝ'] someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • memoriser
  • swot
  • sponge
  • memorizer
  • learner
  • individual
  • assimilator
  • mortal
  • grind
  • person
  • dweeb
  • wonk
  • tutee
  • nerd
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • nonintellectual
  • uneducated
  • physical
  • emotional

Etymology

  • scoler (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scolere (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. scholar

noun. ['ˈskɑːlɝ'] a student who holds a scholarship.

Synonyms

  • educatee
  • pupil
  • Rhodes scholar

Antonyms

  • break
  • low
  • trade edition
  • layman

Etymology

  • scoler (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scolere (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word classical-scholar


1. Noun Phrase
In addition to rediscovering the learning of classical scholars, Renaissance academics began pursuing scientific, historical and philosophical inquiry with an eye to discovering workings of the natural world, including human beings.

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