Learn meaning

lûrn
To gain knowledge of or skill in through study, instruction, or experience.

Learned how to sail; learned the new computer program; learn to speak Hindi.

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To give information to.
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The definition of learn is to acquire knowledge or new information.

An example of learn is when you go to school and are taught about history, acquiring knowledge in it.

An example of learn is when you find out someone's name.

An example of learn is when you hear about a new restaurant opening.

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To fix in the mind or memory; memorize.

Learned the speech in a few hours.

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To cause to acquire knowledge; teach.
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To become aware or informed of; find out.

Learned the truth about him; learned that it was best not to argue.

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To gain knowledge, information, comprehension, or skill.

Learns quickly; learned about computers; learned of the job through friends.

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To get knowledge of (a subject) or skill in (an art, trade, etc.) by study, experience, instruction, etc.
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To come to know.

To learn what happened.

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To come to know how.

To learn to swim.

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To fix in the mind; memorize.
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To acquire as a habit or attitude.

To learn humility.

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To teach.
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To gain knowledge or skill.
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To be informed; hear (of or about)
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To acquire, or attempt to acquire knowledge or an ability to do something.
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To attend a course or other educational activity.
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To gain knowledge from a bad experience.

Learn from one's mistakes.

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To be studying.
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To come to know; to become informed of; to find out.

He just learned that he will be sacked.

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(now regional slang or dialect) Alternative form of lere (“to teach").
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Origin of learn

From Middle English lernen, from Old English leornian (“to acquire knowledge"), from Proto-Germanic *liznanÄ…. Compare German lernen.