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noun as in person who is very involved in education and learning

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As a scholar of health management and policy who has worked in the occupied West Bank, I would argue that not only is Israel under legal and moral obligations to include Palestinians in the vaccine program, but it is also in its own self-interest.

I talked with a leading First Amendment lawyer and scholar, Jameel Jaffer, about all of this last week.

The greatest thing about the Folger is being able to sit in the room with a director, actor and a scholar and have a conversation about the text.

Legal scholars in 2020 wrote that state constitutions can potentially “provide a stronger foundation for protecting democracy than their federal counterpart.”

The library will award 20 grants of $50,000 to $60,000 to cultural-heritage and higher-education institutions, as well as three two-year residences of $150,000 for artists or scholars to undertake more in-depth projects.

The Austria-based restaurant was first noted by the scholar and monk Albuin, who was a devout follower of Charlemagne.

But Moglen, an Internet scholar, has developed something closer to a philosophy.

Scholar-activists Larry Lessig and Zephyr Teachout have recently been working to revive it.

His great-grandfather, David Yellin, was a prominent Zionist scholar and Israeli pioneer.

Sailed off to Stanford, then Oxford—as a Rhodes Scholar—then Yale Law.

He was distinguished as an oriental scholar, and died while delivering an oration at the academy of Caen.

A beggar asking alms under the character of a poor scholar, a gentleman put the question, Quomodo vales?

Joseph White, an eminent English divine, and oriental scholar, died.

My crutch emphasized this mandate, but I could not see how it was received, for every scholar's face was hidden from me by a book.

He is described by Calamy as having been a good scholar, and possessing a taste for poetry.


On this page you'll find 48 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to scholar, such as: academic, doctor, intellectual, philosopher, professor, and scientist.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.