Pronunciation: lẽrn
v. t.1.To gain knowledge or information of; to ascertain by inquiry, study, or investigation; to receive instruction concerning; to fix in the mind; to acquire understanding of, or skill; as, to learn the way; to learn a lesson; to learn dancing; to learn to skate; to learn the violin; to learn the truth about something.
[imp. & p. p. Learned (lẽrnd), or Learnt (lẽrnt); p. pr. & vb. n. Learning.]
Now learn a parable of the fig tree.
- Matt. xxiv. 32.
2.To communicate knowledge to; to teach.
v. i.1.To acquire knowledge or skill; to make progress in acquiring knowledge or skill; to receive information or instruction; as, this child learns quickly.
Take my yoke upon you and learn of me.
- Matt. xi. 29.
To learn by heart
See By heart, under Heart.
To learn by rote
to memorize by repetition without exercise of the understanding.
Verb1.learn - acquire or gain knowledge or skills; "She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"
Synonyms: larn, acquire
2.learn - 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.learn - commit to memory; learn by heart; "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
Synonyms: memorise, memorize, con
4.learn - be a student of a certain subject; "She is reading for the bar exam"
Synonyms: study, read, take
5.learn - impart skills or knowledge to; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"
Synonyms: instruct, teach
6.learn - 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"
To dream that you are learning something, signifies your interest and never-ending quest in acquiring knowledge. To dream that you are in places of learning, foretells that you will rise to distinction.absorb, appreciate, apprehend, ascertain, assimilate, attend classes, attend school, awaken to, be informed, be with one, become acquainted with, become alive to, become aware of, become conscious of, broaden the mind, catch, catch on, chance upon, come to know, commit to memory, comprehend, conceive, cram the mind, determine, dig, digest, discover, fathom, find, find out about, follow, gain knowledge, gather, get, get hep to, get hold of, get it, get next to, get the drift, get the idea, get the picture, get wise to, go into training, go to school, grasp, have, have it reported, have it taped, hear of, hit upon, ken, know, learn about, learn by heart, load the mind, master, pick up information, read, read with, realize, receive instruction, savvy, see the light, seize, seize the meaning, sense, serve an apprenticeship, take, take in, take lessons, train, twig, uncover, undergo schooling, understand
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