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1. 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))

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2. 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))

3. 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))

4. Rhodes

noun. 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.

Synonyms

  • Dodecanese
  • Ellas
  • Greece
  • Dhodhekanisos
  • Rodhos

Etymology

  • Ῥόδος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. Rhodes

noun. 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).

Synonyms

  • Cecil J. Rhodes
  • Cecil John Rhodes

Etymology

  • Ῥόδος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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