Definition of learn
What does the word learn mean?
part of speech: verb transitive, intransitive
(past& p.p. learnt, learned pr.-nd). Get knowledge of (subject) or skill in (art &c.) by study, experience, or being taught (from, of); commit to memory (esp. l. by heart or rote); become a ware that, how, &c. (I am or have yet to l., do not know, usu. with implication of disbelief), be informed of, ascertain; receive instruction. Hence learnable a., learner n. [old English]