Academic Meaning

There are 4 meaning(s) for word Academic

Academic Meaning 1 : an educator who works at a college or university

    Synonyms : academician,  faculty member
Academic Meaning 2 : marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially its trivial aspects

    Synonyms : donnish,  pedantic
Academic Meaning 3 : hypothetical or theoretical and not expected to produce an immediate or practical result

    Example : an academic discussion,an academic question

Academic Meaning 4 : associated with academia or an academy

    Example : the academic curriculum,academic gowns