scholarly


scholarly

adjective

  1. of, like, or befitting a scholar: scholarly habits.
  2. having the qualities of a scholar: a scholarly person.
  3. concerned with academic learning and research.

adverb

  1. like a scholar.

adj.1630s, from scholar + -ly (1). Related: Scholarliness.

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