learner

[ lur-ner ]
/ ˈlɜr nər /

noun

a person who is learning; student; pupil; apprentice; trainee.

Nearby words

  1. learned drive,
  2. learned helplessness,
  3. learned profession,
  4. learned society,
  5. learnedly,
  6. learner's chain,
  7. learning,
  8. learning curve,
  9. learning difficulties,
  10. learning disabilities

Origin of learner

before 1000; Middle English lerner(e), Old English leornere; see learn, -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for learner

learner

/ (ˈlɜːnə) /

noun

someone who is learning something; beginner
(in South Africa) a school pupil
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