1. [ noun ] (education) a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
Synonyms: pupil educatee
Related terms: enrollee overachiever underachiever collegian art_student seminarian major passer nonachiever withdrawer scholar crammer auditor catechumen sixth-former nonreader etonian skipper medical_student wykehamist law_student ivy_leaguer teacher-student_relation
2. [ noun ] a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
Synonyms: scholar scholarly_person
Related terms: intellectual historian reader philosopher theologian alumnus Renaissance_man humanist pedant initiate Renaissance_man salutatorian doctor Schoolman cabalist mujtihad vedist valedictorian bibliographer Sinologist Arabist goliard Erasmus musicologist scholiast master licentiate lorenzo_de_medici crichton marcus_terentius_varro edmond_malone masorete classicist post_doc bibliophile academician
3. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 22595
Similar spelling:   Staten