Simple Definition of scholarly
: concerned with or relating to formal study or research
: having the characteristics of a scholar
Examples of scholarly in a sentence
His writings have been recently given scholarly attention.
She has a scholarly interest in music.
a scholarly study of words and their origins
First Known Use of scholarly
SCHOLARLY Defined for Kids
Definition of scholarly for Students
: like that of or suitable to learned persons
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