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learn

 
Verb learn has 6 senses
  1. learn, larn, acquire - acquire or gain knowledge or skills; "She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"
    Derived forms: noun learner2, noun learner1
    Sample sentence:
    They learn to move
  2. learn, hear, get word, get wind, pick up, find out, get a line, discover, see - 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"
    Sample sentence:
    They learn that there was a traffic accident
  3. memorize, memorise, con, learn - commit to memory; learn by heart; "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
    --3 is one way to study, hit the books
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  4. learn, study, read, take - be a student of a certain subject; "She is reading for the bar exam"
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  5. teach, learn, instruct - impart skills or knowledge to; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"
    --5 is one way to inform
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
  6. determine, check, find out, see, ascertain, watch, 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"
    Sample sentence:
    They learn whether there was a traffic accident
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