Outlearn

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Outlearn To excel or surpass in learing.
    • Outlearn To learn out [i. e., completely, utterly]; to exhaust knowledge of. "Naught, according to his mind,
      He could outlearn ."
      "Men and gods have not outlearned it [love]."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • outlearn To learn or ascertain from others; elicit.
    • outlearn To pass or excel in learning; outstrip in learning.
    • outlearn To get beyond the study or learning of; outlive the practice of.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Outlearn owt-lėrn′ to learn: to excel in learning: to get beyond the instruction of.
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Usage

In poetry:

The sense of the world is short, -
Long and various the report, -
To love and be beloved;
Men and gods have not outlearned it;
And, how oft soe'er they've turned it,
'Tis not to be improved.
"Eros" by Ralph Waldo Emerson

In news:

Outwork and Outlearn Your Competition.
Outwork and Outlearn Your Competition.
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