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learnt, past participle; learned, past participle; learning, present participle; learnt, past tense; learns, 3rd person singular present; learned, past tense;
  1. Gain or acquire knowledge of or skill in (something) by study, experience, or being taught
    • - they'd started learning French
    • - she is learning to play the piano
    • - we learn from experience
  2. Commit to memory
    • - I'd learned too many grim poems in school
  3. Become aware of (something) by information or from observation
    • - I learned that they had eaten already
    • - the military learned of a plot to attack the presidential compound
  4. Teach (someone)
    • - “That'll learn you,” he chuckled
    • - we'll have to learn you to milk cows

  1. gain knowledge or skills; "She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"
  2. get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; "I learned that she has two grown-up children"; "I see that you have been promoted"
  3. memorize: commit to memory; learn by heart; "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
  4. be a student of a certain subject; "She is reading for the bar exam"
  5. teach: impart skills or knowledge to; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"
  6. determine: find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort; "I want to see whether she speaks French"; "See whether it works"; "find out if he speaks Russian"; "Check whether the train leaves on time"
  7. Learning is acquiring new knowledge, behaviors, skills, values, preferences or understanding, and may involve synthesizing different types of information. The ability to learn is possessed by humans, animals and some machines. Progress over time tends to follow learning curves.
  8. (Learned (surname)) Learned is an American surname, and may refer to: * Allan Learned (20th century), American football coach * Amasa Learned (1750-1825), American politician * Ebenezer Learned (1728-1801), Continental Army general * Michael Learned (born 1939), American actress
  9. (The Learning (Burn)) "Burn" is the first single from Mobb Deep's fourth album Infamy. The song features Big Noyd and Vita. On the album, the track is listed as "The Learning (Burn)". An edited version of the song later appeared on the soundtrack to the 2006 film Something New.
  10. To acquire, or attempt to acquire knowledge or an ability to do something; To attend a course or other educational activity; To make use of a bad experience; To improve, maybe used in an order; To be studying; To come to know; to become informed of; to find out
  11. (learning) An act in which something is learned; Accumulated knowledge; Something that has been learned
  12. (learnt) Simple past of learn
  13. (learned (culto)) In the context of the history of Spanish, learned words are those which have not had a continuous descent from spoken Latin but which have been borrowed directly from Latin as a result of learned awareness of Latin from the Middle Ages on. ...
  14. (learning) Process by which weights and biases are adjusted to achieve some desired network behavior.
  15. (Learning) Processing or taking in new information.
  16. (Learning) A process of adaptation by which synapses, weights of neural network's, classifier strengths, or some other set of adjustable parameters is automatically modified so that some objective is more readily achieved. ...
  17. Learning is gaining knowledge or skill
  18. (Learning) The internalization of rules and formulas which can be used to communicate in the L2. Krashen uses this term for formal learning in the classroom.
  19. (Learning) new knowledge or skills acquired through evaluation, study, experience and innovation.
  20. (LEARNING) A change in behavior as a result of experience.
  21. (LEARNING) "Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes" Oscar Wilde
  22. (6. Learning) As in: “I had a critical learning from that project.” Whatever happened to simply saying: “I learned a lesson from that project”?
  23. (Learning) (the Made-Up, Annoying Noun Version)
  24. (Learning) 1976. 4 violin, percussion. Ms.
  25. (Learning) An exercise of constructing personal knowledge that requires the learner to be mentally active rather than passive; interpreting rather than recording information.