e-tutor.com - Online tutoring, learning, and homeschooling resources      Home    Enroll    Tour    Contact Us    Graphing Calculator         Dictionary Home    Index    About   
 
     
 

Definition of 'academic'

You searched for academics

Noun

  1. an educator who works at a college or university
       Synonyms: academician faculty member

Adjective

  1. associated with academia or an academy; "the academic curriculum"; "academic gowns"
  2. hypothetical or theoretical and not expected to produce an immediate or practical result; "an academic discussion"; "an academic question"
  3. marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially its trivial aspects
       Synonyms: donnish pedantic


Get this dictionary without ads as part of the e-Tutor Virtual Learning Program.