Learning

Learning
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Learning->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ learning
learning
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ acquisition of knowledge
acquisition of knowledge
&c. 490
acquisition of skill
&c. 698
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ acquirement
acquirement
attainment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ edification
edification
scholarship
erudition
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ acquired knowledge
acquired knowledge
lore
wide information
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ self-instruction
self-instruction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ study
study
reading
perusal
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inquiry
inquiry
&c. 451
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ apprenticeship
apprenticeship
prenticeship
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ pupilage
pupilage
pupilarity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ tutelage
tutelage
novitiate
matriculation
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ docility
docility
&c.(willingness) 602
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ aptitude
aptitude
&c. 698
PARAG:Learning->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ learn
learn
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ acquire knowledge
acquire knowledge
gain knowledge
receive knowledge
take in knowledge
drink in knowledge
imbibe knowledge
pick up knowledge
gather knowledge
get knowledge
obtain knowledge
collect knowledge
glean knowledge
glean information
glean learning
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ acquaint oneself with
acquaint oneself with
master
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ make oneself master of
make oneself master of
make oneself acquainted with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ grind
grind
cram
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ get up
get up
coach up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ learn by heart
learn by heart
learn by rote
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ read
read
spell
peruse
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ con over
con over
pore over
thumb over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ wade through
wade through
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ dip into
dip into
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ run the eye over
run the eye over
run the eye through
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ turn over the leaves
turn over the leaves
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ study
study
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ be studious
be studious
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ consume the midnight oil
consume the midnight oil
mind one's book
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ go to school
go to school
go to college
go to the university
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ serve an
serve an
=>(or one's)
apprenticeship
serve one's time
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ learn one's trade
learn one's trade
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ be informed
be informed
&c. 527
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ be taught
be taught
&c. 537
PARAG:Learning->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ studious
studious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ scholastic
scholastic
scholarly
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ teachable
teachable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ docile
docile
&c.(willing) 602
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ apt
apt
&c. 698
industrious
&c. 682
PARAG:Learning->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ at one's books
at one's books
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in statu pupillari
in statu pupillari
&c.(learner) 541

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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