scholarship

  • 1Scholarship — Schol ar*ship, n. 1. The character and qualities of a scholar; attainments in science or literature; erudition; learning. [1913 Webster] A man of my master s . . . great scholarship. Pope. [1913 Webster] 2. Literary education. [R.] [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2scholarship — [n1] knowledge ability, awareness, cognition, comprehension, discernment, education, erudition, expertise, grasp, insight, instruction, intelligence, know how*, learnedness, learning, lore, philosophy, schooling, wisdom; concepts 274,409,529… …

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  • 3scholarship — index education, knowledge (learning) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4scholarship — (n.) 1530s, from SCHOLAR (Cf. scholar) + SHIP (Cf. ship) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5scholarship — learning, erudition, *knowledge, science, information, lore …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6scholarship — ► NOUN 1) academic achievement; learning of a high level. 2) a grant made to support a student s education, awarded on the basis of achievement …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7scholarship — [skäl′ər ship΄] n. 1. the quality of knowledge and learning shown by a student; standard of academic work 2. a) the systematized knowledge of a learned person, exhibiting accuracy, critical ability, and thoroughness; erudition b) the knowledge… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8scholarship — n. systematized knowledge, research 1) to foster, promote scholarship 2) productive; scientific; solid, sound, thorough scholarship aid to a student, researcher, writer 3) to establish, found a scholarship 4) to award, grant a scholarship 5) to… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 9Scholarship — This article is about scholarship as a form of financial aid. For the practice and method of scholars, see scholarly method. For the international education program, see The Scholar Ship. A scholarship is an award of financial aid for a student… …

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  • 10scholarship */ — UK [ˈskɒlə(r)ʃɪp] / US [ˈskɑlərˌʃɪp] noun Word forms scholarship : singular scholarship plural scholarships 1) [countable] an amount of money that an organization gives to someone so that they can study at a particular school or university award… …

    English dictionary

  • 11scholarship — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ college (esp. AmE) ▪ student (AmE) ▪ academic (AmE), athletic (AmE), sports ▪ basketball …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12scholarship — schol|ar|ship [ˈskɔləʃıp US ˈska:lər ] n 1.) an amount of money that is given to someone by an educational organization to help pay for their education scholarship to ▪ She won a scholarship to Iowa State University. on a scholarship ▪ He… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13scholarship — [[t]skɒ̱lə(r)ʃɪp[/t]] scholarships 1) N COUNT If you get a scholarship to a school or university, your studies are paid for by the school or university or by some other organization. He got a scholarship to the Pratt Institute of Art.… …

    English dictionary

  • 14scholarship — Synonyms and related words: aid, alimony, allotment, allowance, annuity, assistance, award, bibliolatry, bibliomania, bluestockingism, book learning, book madness, bookiness, bookishness, booklore, bounty, bursary, classical scholarship,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 15scholarship — schol|ar|ship [ skalər,ʃıp ] noun * 1. ) count an amount of money that an organization gives to someone so that they can study at a particular school or university: Sophie was awarded a scholarship to attend Bryn Mawr College. 2. ) uncount… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16scholarship — noun 1) a center of medieval scholarship Syn: learning, book learning, knowledge, erudition, education, letters, culture, academic study, academic achievement See note at knowledge 2) a scholarship of $200 per semester …

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  • 17scholarship — noun 1) a centre of scholarship Syn: learning, knowledge, erudition, education, academic study 2) a scholarship of £2,000 Syn: grant, award, endowment; Brit. bursary …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 18scholarship — [ˈskɒləʃɪp] noun 1) [C] an amount of money that an organization gives to someone so that they can study at a particular school or university Sophie was awarded a scholarship to attend Boston University.[/ex] 2) [U] serious formal study and the… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 19scholarship — noun Date: circa 1536 1. a grant in aid to a student (as by a college or foundation) 2. the character, qualities, activity, or attainments of a scholar ; learning 3. a fund of knowledge and learning < drawing on the scholarship of the ancients >&#8230; …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 20scholarship — noun 1 (C) an amount of money that is given to someone by an educational organization to help pay for their education 2 (U) the knowledge, work, or methods involved in serious studying: Her latest publication is a fine piece of scholarship …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English