overlearn(redirected from overlearns)
tr.v. o·ver·learned also o·ver·learnt (-lûrnt′), o·ver·learn·ing, o·ver·learns
To continue studying or practicing (something) after initial proficiency has been achieved so as to reinforce or ingrain the learned material or skill.
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1. (Education) to study too intensely
2. (Psychology) to learn or practice repetitively, to the point of automaticity
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