Examples of scholar in a Sentence
She's a renowned scholar of African-American history.
scholars have long debated whether there is ever such a thing as a truly selfless act
Recent Examples of scholar from the Web
The 39-year-old scholar and curator’s coffee-table book Dandy Lion: The Black Dandy and Street Style has been optioned into a television documentary by 44 Blue Productions as well as Viola Davis and her husband Julius Tennon’s JuVee Productions.
Here’s the problem: Many scholars and practitioners insist that nonprofit groups, and civil society groups in general, are principled actors, unlike greedy and instrumental for-profit firms, because their organizational purpose has virtue.
This notion that museums and scholars and experts of all types are objective, that’s nonsense.
Conner was a two-time scholar athlete at Ohio State.
These symptoms are due to the interaction between your immune system and the pathogen in question, infectious disease expert Amesh A. Adalja, M.D., senior scholar at the John's Hopkins Center for Health Security, tells SELF.
Including both the opening and closing ceremony, the cost of the $109 million stadium came out to about $10 million per hour of use, according to scholar Judith Grant-Long of the University of Michigan.
Contemporary performers can duplicate that sequence only because multiple scholars and performers have transcribed the improvised prelude.
The scholar and Pulitzer Prize-winning author has dedicated her life and career to studying American presidents.
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Origin and Etymology of scholar
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
ace, adept, artist, authority, cognoscente, connoisseur, crackerjack (also crackajack), expert, fiend, geek, guru, hand, hotshot, maestro, master, maven (also mavin), past master, shark, virtuoso, whiz, wizard;
SCHOLAR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of scholar for English Language Learners
: a person who has studied a subject for a long time and knows a lot about it : an intelligent and well-educated person who knows a particular subject very well
: someone who has been given a scholarship
SCHOLAR Defined for Kids
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