scholarly

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj scholarly characteristic of scholars or scholarship "scholarly pursuits","a scholarly treatise","a scholarly attitude"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Many scholars believe that an earthquake caused the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah, referred to in the Bible as "the smoke of the country." Earthquakes produce massive clouds of dust that resemble billowing smoke.
    • a Scholarly Like a scholar, or learned person; showing the qualities of a scholar; as, a scholarly essay or critique.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Scholars estimate that the 66 books of the King James version of the Bible were written by some 50 different authors.
    • scholarly Of, pertaining to, or denoting a scholar; characterized by scholarship; learned; befitting a scholar: as, a scholarly man; scholarly attainments; scholarly habits.
    • scholarly Synonyms Learned, Scholarly. See learned and studious.
    • scholarly In the manner of a scholar; as becomes a scholar.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Scholars have named the highest number that's been counted, a googleplex.
    • adjs Scholarly like or becoming a scholar
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Quotations

  • Lao-Tzu
    Lao-Tzu
    “A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.”
  • The Koran
    The Koran
    “The ink of the scholar and the blood of a martyr are of equal value in heaven.”
  • Jean Baudrillard
    Jean%20Baudrillard
    “In the same way that we need statesmen to spare us the abjection of exercising power, we need scholars to spare us the abjection of learning.”
  • Robert Burton
    Robert%20Burton
    “A mere scholar, a mere ass.”
  • Thomas B. Macaulay
    Thomas%20B.%20Macaulay
    “He was a rake among scholars, and a scholar among rakes.”
  • Emile-Auguste Chartier
    Emile-Auguste Chartier
    “There are only two kinds of scholars; those who love ideas and those who hate them.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Low L. scholaris—L. schola.

Usage

In literature:

Now let a scholar parse correctly the example given.
"Lectures on Language" by William S. Balch
Like yourself, I am a scholar, and might have occupied a position in Europe similar to your own.
"Masques & Phases" by Robert Ross
A French scholar found between 1841 and 1853, in the valley of the Somme, certain sharp instruments made of flint.
"History Of Ancient Civilization" by Charles Seignobos
Half the scholars were on their feet, reaching and craning their necks.
"The Portion of Labor" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
It's my duty to confer with the parents and guardians of my scholars.
"Prudence of the Parsonage" by Ethel Hueston
But the good minister and scholar found noble employment to keep his mind from preying upon itself and shortening his days.
"The Story of the Hymns and Tunes" by Theron Brown and Hezekiah Butterworth
Reuchlin was a Hebrew scholar.
"The Story of the Innumerable Company, and Other Sketches" by David Starr Jordan
You didn't tell me you wanted him made a scholar of.
"Adrift in New York" by Horatio Alger
We have seen that Dean Colet required his scholars to contribute, each one, a penny to the Boy-Bishop.
"The Customs of Old England" by F. J. Snell
They have the scholar's impatience with trivialities.
"Germany and the Germans" by Price Collier
The Normal School with 82 scholars and 70 teachers; 2.
"History of Rationalism Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology" by John F. Hurst
Which is a pure handicraft and cheirergon, unworthy a scholar, who stoops of right to naught but the goose-quill!
"The Long Night" by Stanley Weyman
Why, Hebrew scholars are regarded by the Jews as tramps, as useless beings.
"The Spirit of the Ghetto" by Hutchins Hapgood
First of all, then, the scholar was not of an emphatically philosophic cast of mind.
"The Catholic World. Volume III; Numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6." by E. Rameur
Most noted of recent Jewish scholars in Italy was S. D. Luzzatto (q.v.).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 4" by Various
IRISH SCHOLARS BEFORE ST. PATRICK.
"Insula Sanctorum et Doctorum" by John Healy
The dead man was a scholar.
"The Great God Gold" by William Le Queux
Belle Acheson was an ideal scholarly girl of the latter end of the nineteenth century.
"The Girls of St. Wode's" by L. T. Meade
By T. W. UTTLEY, B.A., Gartside Scholar.
"The Great Civil War in Lancashire (1642-1651)" by Ernest Broxap
He was by nature a scholar, circumstances had transformed him into a politician, but no circumstances could make him a statesman.
"Humphrey Duke of Gloucester" by K.H. Vickers
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In poetry:

Peace on the whirring marts,
Peace where the scholar thinks, the hunter roams,
Peace, God of Peace! peace, peace, in all our homes,
And peace in all our hearts!
"Christmas" by Henry Timrod
What Joy to wind along the cool Retreat,
To stop and gaze on Delia as I go?
To mingle sweet Discourse with Kisses sweet,
And teach my lovely Scholar all I know?
"Elegy XIII" by James Hammond
And yet another form to-day I miss;--
Grigsby the scholar, good, and pure, and wise,
Who now, perchance, from scenes of perfect bliss
Looks down with tender eyes.
"Arms And The Man - The Dead Statesman" by James Barron Hope
Sweetest Mercy, your mother taught you
All uses and cares that to maids belong;
Apt scholar to read and to sew she thought you—
She did not teach you that tender song—
"At One Again" by Jean Ingelow
Such was the stately scholar whom we knew
In those ill days of soul-enslaving calm,
Before the blast of Northern vengeance blew
Her snow-wreathed pine against the Southern palm.
"Edward Everett" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Even though my lesson be hard it is not hopeless,
For the Lord is patient with his slow scholar;
He will wait awhile for my weakness,
And help me to read the truth through tears.
"Good Teacher" by Henry Van Dyke

In news:

McNair Scholars Program Fights to Keep Funding.
Scholar at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.
Alex Vatanka is a scholar at the Middle East Institute in Washington, DC Previously he was the managing editor of Jane's Islamic Affairs Analyst.
For years, John Lott has provided a vital scholarly basis to the pro-gun movement.
The pope is a longtime scholar of the works of St Augustine.
The "cowboy scholars" of elite Deep Springs College have voted to end single-gender admissions.
As literary scholars prepare to attend the Modern Language Association's annual meeting this week in downtown Seattle, many still remember a provocative New York Times article published 20 years ago.
STC senior Boston Dunning received the Iowa High School Athltic Association Governor's Scholar Receognition award.
Scholars may have second photo of poet Emily Dickinson .
In the bibliography to "Hemingway," Kenneth S Lynn lists more than 100 books and articles about Ernest Hemingway - works written by scholars and also by friends and foes of the writer.
Sometimes this uncovers the stuff of scholarly evidence.
From Hindu scholars to talking heads.
Religious studies scholars approach the term " fundamentalist " in different ways.
A scholar tries to trace the causes and courses of epidemics of hysterical disease HYSTORIES Hysterical Epidemics and Modern Culture.
Join ABC7 News on Sunday, June 17 at 10 am for a half-hour special on all seven of this year's top scholars.
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In science:

Yan and Lee suggested recently a way of ranking venues based on the scientific contribution of individual scholars.
Analysis of Computer Science Communities Based on DBLP
The string landscape has been described in the pages of many scholarly and popular works.
Searching for the Standard Model in the String Landscape : SUSY GUTs
We rank the research scholars according to their number of publication in each conference/journal separately and in combined.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
Therefore, survey papers usually have citation counts that are many times more than any original work in its corresponding topic (e.g. according to Google Scholar, at the time of writing this paper, the two surveys: [?] has 883 citations and [?] has 2169 citations).
A Decade of Database Research Publications
Complementary to a previous work which mainly considered ranking the research scholars based on their citation counts [?], in this paper, we focus on ranking the research scholars by the count of their research publications in toptier venues.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
The (*) symbol indicates that the research scholar appears on the ultimate top publishers list of the same research venue in all of its editions since its origin.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
Some key remarks are given as follows: • There are distinctly 42 (non-distinctly 72) research scholars in the top publishers lists of the four core database technology conferences.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
There are distinctly 34 (non-distinctly 41) research scholars in the top publishers lists of the three main database journals.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
These results show a clear overlap between the list of these top database research venues. • Three research scholars appear on the top publishers list of al l core database technology conferences.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
Seven research scholars appear on the lists of both conferences.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
Ten research scholars appear in both of the aggregate lists for top publishers on core database technology conferences and database journals.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
Research scholars usually have multiple goals to achieve and it is therefore reasonable that their impact must be judged by multiple criteria.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
We believe that ranking of research scholars based on the count of their publications in top-tier research venues can be an insightful indicator in a comprehensive assessment process.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
Our study focuses on current user attitudes towards the use of e-books and ereaders in a typical scholarly context.
Are e-readers suitable tools for scholarly work?
H1. Scholarly reading procedures differ from everyday reading. Non -linear reading and extended options for the processing of text elements are crucial. The suitability of e-readers for scholarly work depends on their capacity to support these practices.
Are e-readers suitable tools for scholarly work?
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