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- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈlɝnɪŋ/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈlɜːnɪŋ/
- Hyphenation: learn‧ing
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- Rhymes: -ɜː(ɹ)nɪŋ
- (uncountable) An act in which something is learned.
- Learning to ride a unicycle sounds exciting.
- (uncountable) Accumulated knowledge.
- The department head was also a scholar of great learning.
- (countable) Something that has been learned
2007 April 5, Stuart Elliott, “Online Experiment for Print Magazine”, New York Times:
- “We’ll take the learnings and apply them to the rest of our business.”
- Countable sense “thing learned” often used in plural form learnings; see learnings: Usage notes for details.
action of the verb