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learn·ed

 (lûr′nĭd)
adj.
1. Having profound, often systematic knowledge; erudite.
2. Showing or characterized by such knowledge: a learned journal.
3. (lûrnd) Acquired by learning or experience: learned behavior.

[Middle English lerned, educated, past participle of lernen, to learn, teach; see learn.]

learn′ed·ly adv.
learn′ed·ness n.
Synonyms: learned, erudite, scholarly
These adjectives mean having or showing profound knowledge: a learned jurist; an erudite professor; a scholarly treatise.

learned

(ˈlɜːnɪd)
adj
1. having great knowledge or erudition
2. involving or characterized by scholarship
3. (Law) (prenominal) a title applied in referring to a member of the legal profession, esp to a barrister: my learned friend.
ˈlearnedly adv
ˈlearnedness n

learn•ed

(ˈlɜr nɪd for 1-2; lɜrnd for 3 )

adj.
1. scholarly; erudite: learned professors.
2. well-informed: learned in the ways of the world.
3. acquired by experience, study, etc.: learned behavior.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.learned - having or showing profound knowledge; "a learned jurist"; "an erudite professor"
scholarly - characteristic of scholars or scholarship; "scholarly pursuits"; "a scholarly treatise"; "a scholarly attitude"
2.learned - highly educated; having extensive information or understanding; "knowing instructors"; "a knowledgeable critic"; "a knowledgeable audience"
educated - possessing an education (especially having more than average knowledge)
3.learned - established by conditioning or learning; "a conditioned response"
psychological science, psychology - the science of mental life

learned

learned

adjective
Having or showing profound knowledge and scholarship:
Translations
مُثَقَّف، واسِع الإطِّلاع
učený
lærd
tanult
lærîur, menntaîur
박식한
učen
çok bilgilikültürlü

learned

[ˈlɜːnɪd]
A. ADJ [person] → docto, erudito; [remark, speech, book] → erudito; [profession] → liberal
my learned friend (frm) → mi distinguido colega
B. CPD learned body Nacademia f
learned society Nsociedad f científica

learned

[ˈlɜːrnɪd] adj [person] → érudit(e); [book, work, paper] → savant(e)

learned

1
adjgelehrt; book also, journalwissenschaftlich; society also, professionakademisch; a learned manein Gelehrter m; my learned colleague or friend (Jur) → mein verehrter Herr Kollege, meine verehrte Frau Kollegin

learned

2
pret, ptp of learn
adj (Psych) behaviourangelernt; reactionantrainiert

learned

[ˈlɜːnɪd] adj (person) → erudito/a, dotto/a; (book) → dotto/a
a member of the learned profession → un principe del foro

learn

(ləːn) past tense, past participles learned, ~learnt verb
1. to get to know. It was then that I learned that she was dead.
2. to gain knowledge or skill (in). A child is always learning; to learn French; She is learning (how) to swim.
ˈlearned (-nid) adjective
having or showing great learning. a learned professor.
ˈlearner noun
a person who is in process of learning. Be patient – I'm only a learner; (also adjective) a learner driver.
ˈlearning noun
knowledge which has been gained by learning. The professor was a man of great learning.
learner-friendly adjective
that is easy or simple for use in learning. This textbook is learner-friendly.
References in classic literature ?
I'm sure Aunt March is a regular Old Man of the Sea to me, but I suppose when I've learned to carry her without complaining, she will tumble off, or get so light that I shan't mind her.
You must try to forget all you have learned," said the old man.
A fact I learned from the article and not because I remembered my geography.
While we snuggled down there out of the wind, she learned a score of words.
This soup is really impossible; it's strange that woman hasn't learned yet to make a decent soup.
But, emulating the patience and self-denial of the practiced native warriors, they learned to overcome every difficulty; and it would seem that, in time, there was no recess of the woods so dark, nor any secret place so lovely, that it might claim exemption from the inroads of those who had pledged their blood to satiate their vengeance, or to uphold the cold and selfish policy of the distant monarchs of Europe.
After I had learned this, she assisted me in learning to spell words of three or four letters.
Now, how much I am indebted to you I realised when you told me that you were spending for my benefit the sum which you are always reported to have laid by at your bankers; but, now that I have learnED that you never possessed such a fund, but that, on hearing of my destitute plight, and being moved by it, you decided to spend upon me the whole of your salary--even to forestall it--and when I had fallen ill, actually to sell your clothes--when I learnED all this I found myself placed in the harassing position of not knowing how to accept it all, nor what to think of it.
But if the task were, not to write off the English Bible, but to learn a language utterly unlike all other tongues, a language which hitherto had never been learned, except by the Indians themselves, from their mothers' lips,--a language never written, and the strange words of which seemed inexpressible by letters,--if the task were, first to learn this new variety of speech, and then to translate the Bible into it, and to do it so carefully that not one idea throughout the holy book should be changed,--what would induce you to undertake this toil?
Moreover, he was a sad, grave, serious child, who studied ardently, and learned quickly; he never uttered a loud cry in recreation hour, mixed but little in the bacchanals of the Rue du Fouarre, did not know what it was to
He did not accomplish it in a day, or in a week, or in a month, or in a year; but slowly, very slowly, he learned after he had grasped the possibilities which lay in those little bugs, so that by the time he was fifteen he knew the various combinations of letters which stood for every pictured figure in the little primer and in one or two of the picture books.
The first thing I ever learned in the way of book knowledge was while working in this salt-furnace.