scholarly Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “scholarly” in the English Dictionary

"scholarly" in British English

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scholarlyadjective

uk   /ˈskɒl.ə.li/  us   /ˈskɑː.lɚ-/
containing a ​serious, ​detailedstudy of a ​subject: a scholarly ​article/​book/​work/​journal A scholarly ​personstudies a lot and ​knows a lot about what they ​study: a scholarly ​young woman
(Definition of scholarly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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scholarlyadjective

 us   /ˈskɑl·ər·li/
relating to or ​typical of scholars: John is more ​serious and scholarly than his ​brother. Her ​research was ​published in a scholarly ​journal.
(Definition of scholarly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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