What does the word scholar mean?

Usage examples for scholar

  1. In England, a tutor may be a scholar, and often is not. – An American at Oxford by John Corbin
  2. 1747- 1825. Classical scholar and critic. – A Brief Handbook of English Authors by Oscar Fay Adams
  3. Enough of the story was thus related to satisfy the Shakespeare scholar. – Shadows of the Stage by William Winter