- 1Involving or relating to serious academic study: scholarly journals a scholarly careerMore example sentences
- Few if any of the serious scholarly treatments of the Cold War and its end credit a single policy or factor or agent.
- There is no paucity of scholarly studies and statistical data on China, but these do not help us.
- His articles and case studies on these topics have appeared in numerous scholarly journals and books.
- 1.1Having or showing knowledge, learning, or devotion to academic pursuits: a scholarly account of the period an earnest, scholarly manMore example sentences
learned, erudite, academic, well read, widely read, intellectual, literary, lettered, well educated, knowledgeable, cultured, cultivated, highbrow; studious, bookish, donnish, bluestocking, cerebral• informal eggheadNorth American • informal pointy-headed• archaic clerklythorough, detailed, thoroughgoing, comprehensive, exhaustive; well argued, well informed, well reasoned, authoritative
- On the other hand, they are too disjointed and brief to contribute much to the knowledge of more scholarly fans.
- Erudite and scholarly, Green was best known for his literary achievements.
- Here, the music press and music journalism in daily newspapers form the basis of scholarly accounts of works of highly variable scope.
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- Snaking back and forward in time, she describes the dark, European scholarliness of the Mitwisser house as she first experiences it - at first repelled by their harsh German and strange manners, then drawn in entirely.
- Foucault inspired subsequent critics of psychiatry, of varying degrees of scholarliness, rationality, and clarity of exposition.
- Isaac's trait is self-sacrifice; Jacob is the paradigm of scholarliness.