Definition of Scholarship

1. Noun. Financial aid provided to a student on the basis of academic merit.

Generic synonyms: Aid, Economic Aid, Financial Aid, Award, Prize
Derivative terms: Scholar, Scholar



2. Noun. Profound scholarly knowledge.
Exact synonyms: Encyclopaedism, Encyclopedism, Eruditeness, Erudition, Learnedness, Learning
Generic synonyms: Education
Specialized synonyms: Letters
Derivative terms: Encyclopaedist, Encyclopedist, Erudite, Learned, Learned, Scholar

Definition of Scholarship

1. n. The character and qualities of a scholar; attainments in science or literature; erudition; learning.

Definition of Scholarship

1. Noun. a grant-in-aid to a student ¹

2. Noun. the character or qualities of a scholar ¹

3. Noun. activity, methods or attainments of a scholar ¹

4. Noun. the sum of knowledge accrued by scholars; the realm of refined learning ¹

5. Noun. (Australia dated) The first year of high school, often accompanied by exams that needed to be passed before advancement to the higher grades. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Scholarship

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scholarship

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scholarship (current term)
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Literary usage of Scholarship

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1. Catalogue by Nevada. University, Vanderbilt University, Adelaide Circulating Library (1921)
"scholarship. The scholarship sum is payable on October 1 following the ... This scholarship is to be awarded alternately to a man and then to a woman ..."

2. Technology Review by Massachusetts Institute of Technology Association of Class Secretaries, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Alumni Association (1899)
"His previous gift was a loan scholarship which is so arranged that the money can be used in a quiet way without even the necessity of ..."

3. Education by Project Innovation (Organization) (1908)
"HE term productive scholarship is used advisedly. There are not a few who maintain that this term is wholly inappropriate as applied to work actually ..."

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