Definition for Scholar (-s)

scholar (-s), n. [OE < L. schola, school.] (webplay: learn, literature, book).

  1. Professor; teacher; instructor; master; experienced one; exceptionally learned person.
  2. Disciple; student; imitator; one who gains knowledge vicariously.
  3. Philosopher; professor; doctor of letters; someone who investigates knowledge.
  4. Pupil; child who attends elementary school.
  5. Great contributor to science, literature, philosophy, etc.

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