SYNONYMS FOR learning
Related formsun·learn·ing, adjective
Definition for learning (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), learned [lurnd] /lɜrnd/ or learnt, learn·ing.
verb (used without object), learned [lurnd] /lɜrnd/ or learnt, learn·ing.
Origin of learn
Related formslearn·a·ble, adjectivemis·learn, verb, mis·learned or mis·learnt, mis·learn·ing.out·learn, verb (used with object), out·learned or out·learnt, out·learn·ing.re·learn, verb, re·learned or re·learnt, re·learn·ing.
Can be confusedlearn teach
Examples from the Web for learning
What is most troubling is our – and I do mean “our” and not “their” – never treating these situations as learning opportunities.
In the absence of typical classrooms and curriculums, West Africans have opted for alternate methods of learning and education.
He is honest about his religious doubts, but he is committed to learning more about God.The Good Wife’s Religion Politics: Voters Have No Faith in Alicia's Atheism|Regina Lizik|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And Glenn, Tara, and Rosita spend the episode, um, learning to fish.The Walking Dead’s ‘Crossed’: The Stage Is Now Set for a Bloody, Deadly Midseason Finale|Melissa Leon|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Marilyn Johnson is a writer with a terrific capacity for learning.
Hermione, on the other hand, was gifted as a linguist, loving languages and learning them easily.The Call of the Blood|Robert Smythe Hichens
I was a poor boy, and I strove for learning, strove hard, and found it worth the striving.Lewis Rand|Mary Johnston
I have not the faintest ghost of an ear; but mother insists on my learning.Light O' The Morning|L. T. Meade
Men of wit and learning employ themselves to celebrate his talents, and to express their approbation of his writings.
But when learning the above series by my method, it was kept in an active state.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
British Dictionary definitions for learning (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for learning (2 of 2)
verb learns, learning, learned (lɜːnd) or learnt
Derived Formslearnable, adjective
Word Origin for learn
Medicine definitions for learning
Idioms and Phrases with learning
In addition to the idioms beginning with learn
- learn by heart
- learn one's lesson
- learn to live with
- by heart, learn
- little knowledge (learning) is a dangerous thing
- live and learn