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
Although the U.S. military embraces the idea, scholars and development experts disagree as to whether aid money can undercut militant violence and stem the recruitment of volunteers by extremist groups.
And scholars have long debated if humans are innately violent or peaceful.
Islam as a political identity Scholars of Indonesian politics have interpreted these events through two frameworks: one based on class and another on identity.
British scholar Karen Armstrong on Wednesday won Spain’s Princess of Asturias award for social sciences in recognition of her investigations into world religions.
The top boy in the school’s Class of 2017 has nothing but respect for his female scholar peers.
Dorothy Kieffer is a postdoctoral scholar at UC Davis researching the effects of diet on the genetic disorder Wilson disease.
Oscar Vilhena, a legal scholar and director of Sao Paulo’s FGV law school, said that there is pressure on the judges to push back the date of the ruling.
These scholars have given so much of their precious time to others.
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Origin and Etymology of scholar
Middle English scoler, from Old English scolere & Anglo-French escoler, from Medieval Latin scholaris, from Late Latin, of a school, from Latin schola school
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
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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