- 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
In a 2018 review of studies of deep brain stimulation and its effects on depression, scientists said the results “showed promise” but the technique remained experimental.Elon Musk’s brain company plans a big reveal on Friday. Here’s what we already know|Verne Kopytoff|August 27, 2020|Fortune
The new study is based on a type of quantum computing that uses superconducting materials to produce qubits via charged pairs of electrons.Cosmic rays could pose a problem for future quantum computers|Neel Patel|August 26, 2020|MIT Technology Review
The disease, which is not a breast cancer, has been linked in academic studies to a “textured” type of breast implants made by several manufacturers, and has especially affected patients with implants made by Allergan.Three more women have died from cancer linked to Allergan’s recalled breast implants, FDA says|Maria Aspan|August 24, 2020|Fortune
CBD is such a buzzy space, but studies are still mixed on the health benefits.OneRepublic’s Ryan Tedder on launching a hemp-infused sparkling water brand|Rachel King|August 24, 2020|Fortune
Jeffrey Sonnenfeld is senior associate dean for leadership studies and Lester Crown professor of leadership studies at the Yale School of Management.Departure from convention—mom, baseball, the postal worker, and patriotism|jakemeth|August 19, 2020|Fortune
I had been studying abroad in London, and came back to finish the semester at Tufts.
He has been living, studying and working in the United States for the past year and a half.
He holds them on his belly and looks at them with a magnifying glass, studying possible escape routes.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All this time, even back when he was studying at Purdue, Pragnell was an avid home-brewer.House of the Witch: The Renegade Craft Brewers of Panama|Jeff Campagna|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Archaeologists have an uncanny ability to ignore the discomforts and channel the time period and the people they're studying.
A very interesting way of studying Ferns is that of collecting the fronds of the species which the hunter may come across.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
He simply devoured books, studying every detail of construction, and learning a great deal as to style and effect.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
After studying my formulas let the pupil endeavour in each case to find a better one himself.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
They not only do their studying aloud, but they talk very loud, as if each one were trying to make more noise than his neighbour.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
One of them is taking lessons of Deppe, and the other has a great talent for drawing, and has been two years studying in Berlin.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
British Dictionary definitions for study
- the act or process of studying
- (as modifier)study group
Word Origin for study
Other Idioms and Phrases with study
see brown study.