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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Origin of study
synonym study for study
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Example sentences from the Web for study
Those studies are scheduled for completion over about the next year and a half.‘Trained Immunity’ Offers Hope in Fight Against Coronavirus|Esther Landhuis|September 14, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The study tallied activity in more than a dozen different cryptocurrencies.Eastern Europe leads the world in cryptocurrency adoption—legal and otherwise|dzanemorris|September 14, 2020|Fortune
More recently, studies have reported on what the infection might do to the heart.College athletes show signs of possible heart injury after COVID-19|Aimee Cunningham|September 11, 2020|Science News
That’s according to a new study published in Science Advances.Political rhetoric may impact your hurricane preparedness|Ula Chrobak|September 11, 2020|Popular Science
The study, published Friday in the journal Environmental Research Letters, found this association in both rural counties in Louisiana and highly populated communities in New York.New Research Shows Disproportionate Rate of Coronavirus Deaths in Polluted Areas|by Lylla Younes, ProPublica, and Sara Sneath|September 11, 2020|ProPublica
She completed a yoga teacher-training program and, in the spring of 2008, went on a retreat in Peru to study with shamans.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In fact, in a recent study of their users internationally, it was the lowest priority for most.
But in the case of black women, another study found no lack of interest.
Indeed, study after study affirms the benefits of involved fatherhood for women and children.
A recent U.S. study found men get a “daddy bonus” —employers seem to like men who have children and their salaries show it.
"There's just one thing I'd like to ask, if you don't mind," said Cynthia, coming suddenly out of a brown study.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman
His lordship retired shortly to his study, Hetton and Mr. Haggard betook themselves to the billiard-room.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
She began the study of drawing at the age of thirty, and her first attempt in oils was made seven years later.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
In practice we find a good deal of technical study comes into the college stage.
Its backbone should be the study of biology and its substance should be the threshing out of the burning questions of our day.
British Dictionary definitions for study
verb studies, studying or studied
noun plural studies
- the act or process of studying
- (as modifier)study group
Word Origin for study
Medical definitions for study
Idioms and Phrases with study
see brown study.