adjective Also scho·las·ti·cal.
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Origin of scholastic
OTHER WORDS FROM scholastic
Example sentences from the Web for scholastic
The era of the purely scholastic occupation and no other for the scholastically trained woman has come to an end.The Women of Tomorrow|William Hard
That used for the boys is, scholastically, in a superior condition.Our Churches and Chapels|Atticus
What a pity it is that so powerful and idiomatic a writer should be so incorrect grammatically and scholastically speaking!The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II|Elizabeth Barrett Browning
British Dictionary definitions for scholastic
- a Jesuit student who is undergoing a period of probation prior to commencing his theological studies
- the status and position of such a student