from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To surpass in learning.
  • v. To learn completely and thoroughly; to exhaust knowledge of.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To excel or surpass in learing.
  • transitive v. To learn out [i. e., completely, utterly]; to exhaust knowledge of.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To learn or ascertain from others; elicit.
  • To pass or excel in learning; outstrip in learning.
  • To get beyond the study or learning of; outlive the practice of.


out- +‎ learn (Wiktionary)



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.