Definitions for studentˈstud nt, ˈstyud-
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
stu•dentˈstud nt, ˈstyud-(n.)
a person formally engaged in learning, esp. one enrolled in an institution of secondary or higher education.
any person who studies, investigates, or examines thoughtfully:
a student of human nature.
Origin of student:
1400–50; late ME < L student-, s. of studēns, prp. of studēre to take pains (see -ent )
student, pupil, educatee(noun)
a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
scholar, scholarly person, bookman, student(noun)
a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
student(noun)ˈstud nt, ˈstyud-
sb who studies at a school, college, etc.
a class of 22 students; high school/college students; graduate students
A person who studies a particular academic subject
A student of philosophy.
A person seriously devoted to some subject, whether academic or not
He is a student of life.
A person enrolled at a university
The students were out raising funds for rag week.
Origin: From studens, present participle of studere
a person engaged in study; one who is devoted to learning; a learner; a pupil; a scholar; especially, one who attends a school, or who seeks knowledge from professional teachers or from books; as, the students of an academy, a college, or a university; a medical student; a hard student
one who studies or examines in any manner; an attentive and systematic observer; as, a student of human nature, or of physical nature
A student is a learner, or someone who attends an educational institution. In some nations, the English term is reserved for those who attend university, while a schoolchild under the age of eighteen is called a pupil in English, although in the United States a person enrolled in grades K–12 is often called a student. In its widest use, student is used for anyone who is learning, including mid-career adults who are taking vocational education or returning to university.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'student' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1333
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'student' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2399
Rank popularity for the word 'student' in Nouns Frequency: #148
Translations for student
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
an undergraduate or graduate studying for a degree at a university etc
university students; a medical student; (also adjective) She is a student nurse/teacher.
- estudantePortuguese (BR)
- der/die StudierendeGerman
- student; -student; studerendeDanish
- φοιτητής, σπουδαστήςGreek
- छात्र, विद्यार्थी, छात्राHindi
- (egyetemi, főiskolai) hallgató, diák; (jelzőként:) gyakorló, diák-Hungarian
- studente, studentessaItalian
- student; sykepleierelev; kandidat; praksiselevNorwegian
- زده کوونکیPashto
- študent; študentskýSlovak
- študent; študentskiSlovenian
- studerande, student, [sjuksköterske]elev, [lärar]kandidatSwedish
- (尤指大專)學生Chinese (Trad.)
- طالب علمUrdu
- sinh viênVietnamese
- （尤指大专）学生Chinese (Simp.)
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