noun. ['skəˈlæstɪk'] a person who pays more attention to formal rules and book learning than they merit.
- scholarly person
Words that Rhyme with Scholastic
Example sentences of the word scholastic
and A.D., while others accept scholastic findings that place the birth anywhere between 7 B.C.
Quotes containing the word scholastic
1. It is among the commonplaces of education that we often first cut off the living root and then try to replace its natural functions by artificial means. Thus we suppress the child's curiosity and then when he lacks a natural interest in learning he is offered special coaching for his scholastic coaching for his scholastic difficulties.
- Alice Duer Miller
noun. a Scholastic philosopher or theologian.