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1. erudition

noun. ['ˌɛrəˈdɪʃən'] profound scholarly knowledge.

Synonyms

  • learning
  • eruditeness
  • learnedness
  • encyclopaedism
  • encyclopedism
  • education
  • scholarship

Antonyms

  • inexperience
  • unenlightenment

Etymology

  • eruditio (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word erudition


1. Noun, singular or mass
Being smart alone is often not enough to move you up as without degrees or other education-related honors you can not prove your intelligence and erudition to others.

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