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Meaning of STUDENT

Pronunciation:  'stoodnt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
  2. [n]  a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines

STUDENT is a 7 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: educatee, pupil, scholar, scholarly person
 See Also: academician, alum, alumna, alumnus, Arabist, art student, auditor, bibliographer, catechumen, college boy, college man, collegian, crammer, Crichton, Desiderius Erasmus, doctor, Dr., Edmond Malone, Edmund Malone, enrollee, Erasmus, Etonian, Geert Geerts, generalist, Gerhard Gerhards, goliard, grad, graduate, historian, historiographer, humanist, initiate, intellect, intellectual, James Crichton, law student, learned person, licentiate, Lorenzo de Medici, Lorenzo the Magnificent, major, Malone, Marcus Terentius Varro, master, medical student, medico, medieval Schoolman, musicologist, neophyte, nonachiever, nonreader, overachiever, passer, pundit, reader, Renaissance man, salutatorian, salutatory speaker, savant, scholiast, schoolman, seminarian, seminarist, Sinologist, sixth-former, skipper, teacher-student relation, The Admirable Crichton, underachiever, underperformer, valedictorian, valedictory speaker, Varro, withdrawer, Wykehamist



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Stu"dent\, n. [L. studens, -entis, p. pr. of studere to
study. See {Study}, n.]
1. A person engaged in study; one who is devoted to learning;
   a learner; a pupil; a scholar; especially, one who attends
   a school, or who seeks knowledge from professional
   teachers or from books; as, the students of an academy, a
   college, or a university; a medical student; a hard

         Keep a gamester from the dice, and a good student
         from his book.                        --Shak.

2. One who studies or examines in any manner; an attentive
   and systematic observer; as, a student of human nature, or
   of physical nature.

Computing Dictionary

D.G. Bobrow 1964. Early query system. Sammet 1969, p.664.