I respect Rabbi Yosef's erudition and his brave and sometimes iconoclastic halakhic (Jewish legal) writings.
Anderson carries his erudition lightly, but there's enough scholarship there to make an academic proud.
Our 57 writers otherwise showed an astonishing breadth of interest and erudition, from Babar to The New Larousse Gastronomique.
As you can see, there is plenty of erudition to go with the laughs.
Lorrie Moore gave Updike a gold star for his “erudition and hard work.”
The erudition is borne with ease; it does not clog or overload the poet's impulse.
His erudition sat lightly on him, for it was simply a means to the end of his art.
His erudition, considering the general state of ignorance prevailing at this time, was most remarkable.
And as to other kinds of knowledge, erudition, learning, how do they profit the possessor?
He was a man of most uncommon abilities and erudition, as his works, numerous and various, show.
c.1400, "instruction, education," from Latin eruditionem (nominative eruditio) "an instructing," noun of action from past participle stem of erudire (see erudite). Meaning "learning, scholarship" is from 1520s.