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scholarliness

[ skol-er-lee ]SEE DEFINITION OF scholarliness

Synonyms for scholarliness

  • refinement
  • bookishness
  • brains
  • cultivation
  • culture
  • enlightenment
  • knowledge
  • learnedness
  • learning
  • letters
  • literacy
  • lore
  • pedantry
  • savvy
  • scholarship
  • science
  • studiousness
  • intellectuality
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Antonyms for scholarliness

  • ignorance
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SCHOLARLINESS

His scholarliness—like that of most scholars—was not without its drawbacks.

"Persistency, thy name is a jewel," said Dr. Surtaine with an air of scholarliness.

Like many of the physicians of his time he had degrees in both medicine and philosophy and was celebrated for his scholarliness.

WORD ORIGIN

1630s, from scholar + -ly (1). Related: Scholarliness.

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nounhigher education
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