Synonyms of scholar


1. scholar, scholarly person, bookman, student, intellectual, intellect

usage: a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines

2. learner, scholar, assimilator, person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul

usage: someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs

3. scholar, student, pupil, educatee

usage: a student who holds a scholarship

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