- 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.
Origin of study
synonym study for study
OTHER WORDS FROM study
How to use study in a sentence
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
- the act or process of studying
- (as modifier)study group
Word Origin for study
Medical definitions for study
Other Idioms and Phrases with study
see brown study.