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rote 1

 (rōt)
n.
1. A memorizing process using routine or repetition, often without full attention or comprehension: learn by rote.
2. Mechanical routine.

[Middle English.]

rote adj.

rote 2

 (rōt)
n.
The sound of surf breaking on the shore.

[Probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse rauta, to roar.]

rote 3

 (rōt)
n.
A medieval stringed instrument variably identified with a lyre, lute, or harp.

[Middle English, from Old French, probably of Germanic origin.]

rote

(rəʊt)
n
1. a habitual or mechanical routine or procedure
2. by rote by repetition; by heart (often in the phrase learn by rote)
[C14: origin unknown]

rote

(rəʊt)
n
(Instruments) an ancient violin-like musical instrument; crwth
[C13: from Old French rote, of Germanic origin; related to Old High German rotta, Middle Dutch rotte]

rote1

(roʊt)

n.
routine; a fixed, habitual, or mechanical course of procedure.
Idioms:
by rote, from memory, without thought of the meaning; in a mechanical way: to learn a language by rote.
[1275–1325; Middle English; of obscure orig.]

rote2

(roʊt)

n.
crowd 2.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Old French < Frankish *hrota (compare Old High German hruozza); akin to crowd2]

rote3

(roʊt)

n.
the sound of the surf.
[1600–10; perhaps < Old Norse rauta roar]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rote - memorization by repetition
committal to memory, memorisation, memorization - learning so as to be able to remember verbatim; "the actor's memorization of his lines"

rote

noun
by rote automatically, by heart, parrot-fashion, without thinking, mechanically, mindlessly, unthinkingly You are merely reciting facts you learned by rote.
Translations

rote

[rəʊt]
A. N by rotede memoria
to learn sth by roteaprender algo a fuerza de repetirlo
B. CPD rote learning N rote learning was the fashionera costumbre aprender las cosas a fuerza de repetirlas

rote

n by rote (learn)auswendig; recite, teachmechanisch

rote

[rəʊt] n to learn sth by roteimparare qc a memoria
rote learning → l'imparare m a memoria
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