Definition of Eruditeness
1. Noun. Profound scholarly knowledge.
Generic synonyms: Education
Specialized synonyms: Letters
Derivative terms: Encyclopaedist, Encyclopedist, Erudite, Learned, Learned, Scholar
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Eruditeness
Literary usage of Eruditeness
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Matthew Arnold: How to Know Him by Stuart Pratt Sherman (1917)
"... if one felt sure that Arnold possessed, along with his poetical taste and judgment, the medieval eruditeness of Gaston Paris or Professor Bedier. ..."
2. Musical Portraits: Interpretations of Twenty Modern Composers by Paul Rosenfeld (1920)
"... he brought to his labor an eruditeness that bordered dangerously on pedantry. Nor was his learning only musical. He had a great knowledge of the art ..."
3. The Literary Remains of Samuel Taylor Coleridge by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1836)
"... Dante's excellence is very great, and may be contrasted with the idiosyncracies of some meritorious modern poets, who attempt an eruditeness, the result ..."