noun, plural stud·ies.
- a literary composition executed for exercise or as an experiment in a particular method of treatment.
- such a composition dealing in detail with a particular subject, as a single main character.
verb (used without object), stud·ied, stud·y·ing.
verb (used with object), stud·ied, stud·y·ing.
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Examples from the Web for studier
She claimed to be a “studier of human body language,” and that she was watching Gordon as he spoke.Meet The Husband and Wife Novelists Talking Israel to The Christian Right|Sarah Posner|June 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He was a great observer and studier of Character and a believer in human nature.The Emigrant|Frederick William Thomas
James flourished nearly about the time of Chaucer and Gower, and was evidently an admirer and studier of their writings.The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.|Washington Irving
But he was also an archæologist, a naturalist, a studier of plants and animals.Addresses & Papers / Collectanea|Peter Eade
We should be surprised now-a-days to hear a young lady announce herself as a studier of character.A Book of Sibyls|Anne Thackeray (Mrs. Richmond Ritchie)
British Dictionary definitions for studier
verb studies, studying or studied
noun plural studies
- the act or process of studying
- (as modifier)study group
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see brown study.