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Academy (IPA: /əˈkædəmi/)


Academy (n.)

A garden or grove near Athens (so named from the hero Academus), where Plato and his followers held their philosophical conferences; hence, the school of philosophy of which Plato was head.

Academy (n.)

An institution for the study of higher learning; a college or a university. Popularly, a school, or seminary of learning, holding a rank between a college and a common school.

Academy (n.)

A place of training; a school.

Academy (n.)

A society of learned men united for the advancement of the arts and sciences, and literature, or some particular art or science; as, the French Academy; the American Academy of Arts and Sciences; academies of literature and philology.

Academy (n.)

A school or place of training in which some special art is taught; as, the military academy at West Point; a riding academy; the Academy of Music.

Academy

Institution of higher learning

Academy

Human settlement in St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Academy

1996 film by John Orcsik

Academy

English dual-control car built by West of Coventry between 1906 and 1908

Academy

1987 video game. Space simulation

Academy Synonyms

Honorary Society

ACADEMY (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Academy Airlines

Academy Rhymes




Academy

Spanish Translation

Academy in Spanish is Academia

Tagalog Translation

Academy in Tagalog is Akademya

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .Speeding. Let's go arrest that student for violation of academy regulations." - Final Fantasy VIII

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Harold Koontz, The Management Theory Jungle Revisited, Academy of Management Review 5 (April 1980), p. 177-182" - Management theory

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I am not a student of human nature. I am a professor of a far wider academy of which human nature is merely a part." - The Doctor

Example Sentence (Quote)

" I'd like to thank the Academy for my lifetime achievement award that I will eventually get." - Last words

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Observation_! There are fewer numbers of the Umbrella Academy than expected_! And there'll be fewer momentarily_!" - The Umbrella Academy


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