Definition of 'study'
Example sentences containing 'study'
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You could argue that this study provides evidence it is possible. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Three of the men died by suicide during the course of the study. Trauma and Recovery (1992)The researchers of the study would be likely to give this the thumbs up. The Sun (2013)These studies confirm something we already knew. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They are given sufficient time to study the problem carefully and to prepare their proposals meticulously. Inside Perestroika: The Future of the Soviet Economy (1990)This is reflected in those studying the subjects at university. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The findings support previous studies that have suggested a link between eating and ageing. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The study reinforces earlier research showing how strongly smells may affect us. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The book is a study of conservative churches and the things contributing to their growth. Christianity Today (2000)But now another expert says the new study is far too small to be conclusive. The Sun (2015)Studies of reading show that this does not occur "naturally". Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)He is working on a clarinet sonata as a part of his studies in music composition. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Recent studies testify to the astonishing influence of the little tablet. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He continued to work at the contact centre while studying. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Charities can provide case studies of recent efforts to give you an idea of what is possible. Times, Sunday Times (2011)You feel the pressure lift and can think clearly about work and study plans. The Sun (2006)Where were these "responsible and competent persons" who were said to be studying the problem? Paul VI - The First Modern Pope (1993)The first detailed study of the programme concluded that it has not had the desired effect. Times, Sunday Times (2010)One of my sons is currently at university studying management and another is in high school preparing for university. Times, Sunday Times (2013)These include managerial judgement, use of statistical techniques and use of work study figures. Personnel Management: A New Approach (1991)Welfare Economics The study of the social desirability of different economic outcomes. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)
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Translations for 'study'
British English: study /ˈstʌdɪ/ VERB
If you study, you spend time learning about a particular subject or subjects.
...a relaxed and happy atmosphere that will allow you to study to your full potential.
He studied History and Economics.
- American English: study
- Arabic: يَدْرُسُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: estudar
- Chinese: 学习
- Croatian: učiti
- Czech: studovat
- Danish: studere
- Dutch: studeren
- European Spanish: estudiar
- Finnish: opiskella
- French: étudier
- German: studieren
- Greek: μελετώ
- Italian: studiare
- Japanese: 勉強する
- Korean: 공부하다
- Norwegian: studere
- Polish: studiować
- European Portuguese: estudar
- Romanian: a studia
- Russian: учиться
- Spanish: estudiar
- Swedish: studera
- Thai: เรียน
- Turkish: çalışmak
- Ukrainian: вивчати
- Vietnamese: học
Definition of study from the Collins English Dictionary
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