Definitions for eruditeˈɛr yʊˌdaɪt, ˈɛr ʊ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. erudite, learned(adj)

    having or showing profound knowledge

    "a learned jurist"; "an erudite professor"


  1. erudite(Adjective)

    Learned, scholarly, with emphasis on knowledge gained from books.

  2. Origin: From eruditus, participle of erudio, from e- + rudis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Erudite(adj)

    characterized by extensive reading or knowledge; well instructed; learned

  2. Origin: [L. eruditus, p. p. of erudire to free from rudeness, to polish, instruct; e out + rudis rude: cf. F. rudit. See Rude.]

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