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stu•dent(ˈstud nt, ˈstyud-)
- educand - A student.
- grammatist - A student of grammar.
- oenologist - A "student of wine."
- civilian - First a student or practitioner of civil law.
In British English, a student is usually someone who is studying or training at a university or college.
In American English, anyone who studies at a school, college, or university can be referred to as a student. People studying at a school are also sometimes called students in British English.
In British English, children attending schools are often referred to generally as schoolchildren, schoolboys, or schoolgirls.
In Britain, the children attending a particular school are usually referred to as its pupils.
|Noun||1.||student - a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution|
art student - someone studying to be an artist
auditor - a student who attends a course but does not take it for credit
crammer - a student who crams
enrollee - a person who enrolls in (or is enrolled in) a class or course of study
Etonian - a student enrolled in (or graduated from) Eton College
Ivy Leaguer - a student or graduate at an Ivy League school
law student - a student in law school
major - a university student who is studying a particular field as the principal subject; "she is a linguistics major"
nonreader - a student who is very slow in learning to read
overachiever - a student who attains higher standards than the IQ indicated
passer - a student who passes an examination
scholar - a student who holds a scholarship
sixth-former - a student in the sixth form
skipper - a student who fails to attend classes
nonachiever, underachiever, underperformer - a student who does not perform as well as expected or as well as the IQ indicates
withdrawer - a student who withdraws from the educational institution in which he or she was enrolled
Wykehamist - a student enrolled in (or graduated from) Winchester College
teacher-student relation - the academic relation between teachers and their students
|2.||student - a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines|
alumna, alumnus, graduate, grad, alum - a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)
Arabist - a scholar who specializes in Arab languages and culture
bibliographer - someone trained in compiling bibliographies
Dr., doctor - a person who holds Ph.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an academic institution; "she is a doctor of philosophy in physics"
goliard - a wandering scholar in medieval Europe; famed for intemperance and riotous behavior and the composition of satirical and ribald Latin songs
historian, historiographer - a person who is an authority on history and who studies it and writes about it
humanist - a classical scholar or student of the liberal arts
learned person, pundit, savant, initiate - someone who has been admitted to membership in a scholarly field
Islamist - a scholar who knowledgeable in Islamic studies
licentiate - holds a license (degree) from a (European) university
Masorete, Masorite, Massorete - a scholar who is expert on the Masorah (especially one of the Jewish scribes who contributed to the Masorah)
master - someone who holds a master's degree from academic institution
mujtihad - an Islamic scholar who engages in ijtihad, the effort to derive rules of divine law from Muslim sacred texts
musicologist - a student of musicology
bookworm, pedant, scholastic - a person who pays more attention to formal rules and book learning than they merit
philomath - a lover of learning
philosopher - a specialist in philosophy
post doc, postdoc - a scholar or researcher who is involved in academic study beyond the level of a doctoral degree
reader - a person who enjoys reading
Renaissance man - a scholar during the Renaissance who (because knowledge was limited) could know almost everything about many topics
generalist, Renaissance man - a modern scholar who is in a position to acquire more than superficial knowledge about many different interests; "a statistician has to be something of a generalist"
salutatorian, salutatory speaker - a graduating student with the second highest academic rank; may deliver the opening address at graduation exercises
scholiast - a scholar who writes explanatory notes on an author (especially an ancient commentator on a classical author)
medieval Schoolman, Schoolman - a scholar in one of the universities of the Middle Ages; versed in scholasticism
Sinologist - a student of Chinese history and language and culture
theologian, theologiser, theologist, theologizer - someone who is learned in theology or who speculates about theology
valedictorian, valedictory speaker - the student with the best grades who usually delivers the valedictory address at commencement
Vedist - a scholar of or an authority on the Vedas
a law/medical student → un(a) estudiante de derecho/medicina
French student (by nationality) → estudiante mf francés/esa; (by subject) → estudiante mf de francés
he is a student of bird life → es un estudioso de las aves
student body N [of school] → alumnado m; [of university] → estudiantado m
student driver N (US) persona que está sacando el carnet de conducir
student grant N → beca f
student loan N → crédito m personal para estudiantes
student nurse N → estudiante mf de enfermería
student teacher N (studying, at college) → estudiante mf de magisterio; (doing teaching practice, in secondary school) → profesor(a) m/f en prácticas; (in primary school) → maestro/a m/f en prácticas
student(s') union N (= building) → centro m estudiantil (Brit) (= association) → federación f de estudiantes
law student → étudiant(e) en droit
medical student → étudiant(e) en médecine
in his student days → lorsqu'il était étudiantstudent council n → comité m des délégués de classestudent driver n (US) → apprenti(e) conducteur/trice m/fstudent file n (US) → dossier m scolairestudent grant n → bourse fstudent ID card n (US) → carte f d'étudiantstudent loan n → prêt m étudiant (accordé par l'État)student nurse n → élève mf infirmier/ièrestudents' union student union n
a law/medical student → uno/a studente/essa di legge/di medicina