GRE Word List

SCHOLARLY

of, characteristic of, or suitable to learned persons : learned

The meaning of the word scholarly is of, characteristic of, or suitable to learned persons : learned.

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WordMeaning
foregoto go before : precede
sluggarda habitually lazy person
gruffrough, brusque, or stern in manner, speech, or aspect
tardymoving slowly : sluggish
filingan act or instance of using a file
weirdof strange or extraordinary character : odd
contextthe parts of a discourse that surround a word or passage and can throw light on its meaning
allegorythe expression by means of symbolic fictional figures and actions of truths or generalizations about human existence
mercantileof or relating to merchants or trading
chastento correct by punishment or suffering : discipline