Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • 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.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To surpass in learning.
  • verb transitive, obsolete To learn completely and thoroughly; to exhaust knowledge of.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

out- +‎ learn

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