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Meaning of STUDENT

Pronunciation:  'stoodnt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  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
 
 Definition: 
\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
   student.

         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
 
 Definition: 

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

 

 

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