noun. ['ˈdɑːktɝət'] one of the highest earned academic degrees conferred by a university.
- Doctor of Theology
- Doctor of Sacred Theology
- Doctor of Public Health
- Doctor of Optometry
- Doctor of Osteopathy
- Doctor of Dental Surgery
- Doctor of Musical Arts
- Doctor of Philosophy
- Doctor of Music
- Doctor of Medicine
- doctor's degree
- Doctor of Education
- Doctor of Dental Medicine
- academic degree
- Doctor of Arts
Words that Rhyme with Doctorate
How do you pronounce doctorate?
Pronounce doctorate as ˈdɑktərət.
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Example sentences of the word doctorate
1. Noun, singular or mass
Many students with a doctorate plan on working in research or teaching at a college or university.
2. Verb, base form
Students can also earn double bachelor's, master's, or even doctorate degrees in the same way.
Quotes containing the word doctorate
1. I have a doctorate degree from the School of Hard Knocks. I studied door-to-door salesmanship. This was before the doorbell was invented.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE