learned person


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.learned person - someone who has been admitted to membership in a scholarly field
polymath - a person of great and varied learning
bookman, scholar, scholarly person, student - a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
Translations
References in classic literature ?
I received a visit from a religious, who passed, though he was blind, for the most learned person in all that country.
I was proud of my great size, and realized that now I could safely travel anywhere in the world, while my superior culture would make me a fit associate for the most learned person I might chance to meet.
The gaze was not the one which Gringoire feared, ashamed as he was of having been caught by a grave and learned person in the costume of a buffoon.
I have heard of you; they tell me you are a very learned person. We must have a talk one of these days.
These he cultivates with his own hands, and is said even to have produced new varieties of poison, more horribly deleterious than Nature, without the assistance of this learned person, would ever have plagued the world withal.
This learned person was one of the people, or quadrupeds, called Centaurs.
With such commodiousness of situation, these two learned persons sat themselves down, each in his own domain, yet familiarly passing from one apartment to the other, and bestowing a mutual and not incurious inspection into one another's business.
It was what they principally sought and admired on their occasional travels abroad; considering architecture and painting as subjects for men, and chiefly for learned persons who read Ruskin.
Dr Hassan said Dr Jalibi was a highly learned person who wrote on subjects as varied as culture, criticism, literature, translations etc.
Kasauti was hosted by a learned person called Quresh Pur, and it had two brainy experts, namely Obaidullah Baig and Iftikhar Arif.
Mohammad Ali Jinnah was an advocate and a learned person,' said Damor while speaking at an election meeting.
Mohammad Ali Jinnah was an advocate and a learned person," said Damor while speaking at an election meeting.