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learn

  
1    acquire, attain, become able, grasp, imbibe, master, pick up  
2    commit to memory, con     (archaic)   get off pat, get (something) word-perfect, learn by heart, memorize  
3    ascertain, detect, determine, discern, discover, find out, gain, gather, hear, suss (out)     (slang)   understand  
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lean, learned, learner, learning

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exp.
expression used to indicate that something happens very quickly
n.
def.: new and inexperienced person
slang. Syn.: newbie, newb
n.
something excellent, impressive
E.g.: The concert was a real doozy.
v.
to feed something incorrectly
n.
something easy to get
exp.
worry about something; be concerned about smth. (to the point of not being able to fall asleep)
n.
something that improves morale
v.
to use something (an object or a substance) in a new way: not the same as "recycle"
can sometimes be translated as "détourner"
exp.
expression used for warning that, although something seems to be over, settled, new events that could change the situation may occur
syn.: "it ain't over till it's over"
id.
put a stop to something
exp.
something is easy to do
v.
the action of expanding, broaden something
exp.
go crazy about something, get enthusiastic
v.
make something succeed strongly and rapidly
exp.
stop talking; refrain from saying something
informal
exp.
to be likely to do something
banks set to miss lending targets
v.
change something into something better
Jesus can fanute water into wine.
n.
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exp.
go for something, take one's chances
v.
not to include something
I want to try a diet that excludes dairy products.
n.
A plan done for something bad or illegal.
I will never scheme in the future because it is a bad thing to do.
v.
to practice something excessively, to train too much
exp.
polite expression offering to do something for someone
id.
make a lot of efforts to understand something
v.
continue to have something; keep something
n.
something not worthy; something of poor quality; a crap
[Slang] This book is a bag of wank, I am disappointed.
n.
new trend in computing to take into account the environmental aspect when designing IT systems.
n.
brand of soup, mix of vegetables, image for new startups ?
adj.
1. [Comp.] a device that once plugged in is automatically recognized by the system and launches the expected process without any action on the user's side; 2. [Bus.] a new employee who is able to start work without too much induction and training
[Comp.];[Bus.] can be used as both noun and adjective: plug and play device; plug and play employee or simply plug and play (noun)

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