learn learn  /ˈlɜrn/


  1. (v) get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally
  2. (v) commit to memory; learn by heart
  3. (v) be a student of a certain subject
  4. (v) impart skills or knowledge to
  5. (v) find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort
  6. (v) gain knowledge or skills


  1. Genes that regulate the brain's sensitivity to dopamine a chemical involved in addiction and motivation can affect the ability to learn from our errors.
  2. If you want to get ahead, learn Mandarin.
  3. Children learn what is modeled for them day after day, year after year, by their teachers, their parents and their friends.



    LEOMINSTER - Beautifully-colored yarn doesn’t just come from the craft store. Learn to dye yarn from 3 until 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 31, at the Leominster Public Library, 30 West St. Start with white yarn and dye it lots of bright colors using some ice cubes, the sun, and…. yes ~ Kool Aid! read more
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Leominster Champion

  2. Learn to be a 'Healthy Chefs in the Kitchen': Health notes

    Youths, ages 8-14, will learn to be "Healthy Chefs in the Kitchen" during a summer community education seminar being presented by Karen Walker, a registered dietitian. The seminar will be July 9 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  3. Learn to co-exist with mountain black bears

    Mountain visitors and residents can learn more about their black bear neighbors at an upcoming seminar. A program called “Understanding Our Black Bears” and a dinner will be held Monday, June 1, at the Sapphire Valley Resort’s Community Center.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Smoky Mountain News

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