Textual thesaurus for "learn"

(verb) larn, acquire

gain knowledge or skills

She learned dancing from her sister; I learned Sanskrit; Children acquire language at an amazing rate

(verb) pick up, find out, discover, get a line, get wind, get word, hear, 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

(verb) take, study, read

be a student of a certain subject

She is reading for the bar exam

(verb) con, memorise, memorize

commit to memory; learn by heart

Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?

(verb) teach, instruct

impart skills or knowledge to

I taught them French; He instructed me in building a boat

(verb) see, determine, ascertain, check, watch, find out

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