learned learned  /ˈlɜrnd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having or showing profound knowledge
  2. (adj) highly educated; having extensive information or understanding
  3. (adj) established by conditioning or learning

Usage(s):

  1. Sources tell PTI that details of the bonus plan were revealed 10 days before Treasury staffers say they learned of them.
  2. Sources indicate that Rove may have learned Valerie Plame's identity from within the Administration rather than from media contacts.
  3. And as I quickly learned, having sex is exactly what many of the people on the site spend their time doing.

News

  1. 5 things learned in Bruins OT win over Blackhawks

     Five things learned in the Boston Bruins' 2-1 overtime win over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup finals on Saturday night:
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WCVB Boston

  2. Lessons learned

    Lessons learned from Daddy (Ralph McCurry Jr.):
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Springfield News-Leader

  3. 5 things learned in Game 2 of Stanley Cup finals

    CHICAGO (AP) -- Five things learned in the Boston Bruins' 2-1 overtime win over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup finals on Saturday night:
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "I think the subsequent five years have demonstrated that the lesson was learned," he said.
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Robert Gates Source: National Post

  2. During the good days, the elation from his past successes meant "you kind of float on a cloud," but that "there's people who just want to pull you off that cloud," he said. "I learned a big lesson not to get on that cloud, and people...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Mark Cavendish Source: Globe and Mail

  3. "I've learned in my career it's always much better to be recognized for some of the great things you do on the field," Rodriguez said prior to the Yankees taking the field Sunday night against Boston. "Good for him. He threw a perfect game,...
    on May 9, 2010 By: Alex Rodriguez Source: USA Today

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