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Pronunciation of Study: Learn how to pronounce Study in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word study:

noun (plural studies)
1 [mass noun] the devotion of time and attention to gaining knowledge of an academic subject, especially by means of books:
the study of English
an application to continue full-time study
(one’s studies) the time devoted by a particular person to gaining knowledge of an academic subject, typically at school, college, or university:
some students may not be able to resume their studies
[count noun] an academic book or article on a particular topic:
a study of Jane Austen’s novels
(studies) used in the title of an academic subject:
an undergraduate course in transport studies
2a detailed investigation and analysis of a subject or situation:
a study of a sample of 5,000 children
[mass noun]:
the study of global problems
a portrayal in literature or another art form of an aspect of behaviour or character:
a complex study of a gay teenager
archaic a thing that is or deserves to be investigated; the subject of an individual’s study:
I have made it my study to examine the nature and character of the Indians
archaic the object or aim of someone’s endeavours:
the acquisition of a fortune is the study of all
[with adjective] theatrical slang a person who memorizes a role at a specified speed:
I’m a quick study
3a room used or designed for reading, writing, or academic work:
the third bedroom was used as a study
4a piece of work, especially a drawing, done for practice or as an experiment.
a musical composition designed to develop a player’s technical skill.
5a thing or person that is an embodiment or good example of something:
he perched on the edge of the bed, a study in confusion and misery
informal an amusing or remarkable thing or person:
Ira’s face was a study as he approached the car
verb (studies, studying, studied)
[with object]
1devote time and attention to gaining knowledge of (an academic subject), especially by means of books:
I studied classics at college
investigate and analyse (a subject or situation) in detail:
he has been studying mink for many years
[no object] apply oneself to study:
he spent his time listening to the radio rather than studying
[no object] acquire academic knowledge at an educational establishment:
he studied at the Kensington School of Art
[no object] (study up) US learn intensively about something, especially in preparation for a test of knowledge:
schoolchildren studying up on their forebears’ games and chores
(of an actor) try to learn (the words of one’s role).
West Indian give serious thought or consideration to:
the people here don’t make so much noise, so the government don’t have us to study
2look at closely in order to observe or read:
she bent her head to study the plans
3 archaic make an effort to achieve (a result) or take into account (a person or their wishes):
with no husband to study, housekeeping is mere play
Phrases
in a brown study
absorbed in one’s thoughts.
[apparently from brown in the sense ‘gloomy’]
Origin:
Middle English: shortening of Old French estudie (noun), estudier (verb), both based on Latin studium ‘zeal, painstaking application’

Spelling rule
If a word ends in a consonant plus -y (as in defy), change the -y to an -i before adding any ending (unless the ending already begins with an -i): (studies, studying, studied).