learnt
chiefly British past and past participle of learn

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • learnt — [lə:nt US lə:rnt] v a past tense and past participle of ↑learn …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • learnt — [ lɜrnt ] a British past tense and past participle of learn …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Learnt — Learn Learn (l[ e]rn), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Learned} (l[ e]rnd), or {Learnt} (l[ e]rnt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Learning}.] [OE. lernen, leornen, AS. leornian; akin to OS. lin[=o]n, for lirn[=o]n, OHG. lirn[=e]n, lern[=e]n, G. lernen, fr. the root of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • learnt — [[t]lɜ͟ː(r)nt[/t]] Learnt is a past tense and past participle of learn. [BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • learnt — /lerrnt/, v. a pt. and pp. of learn. * * * …   Universalium

  • learnt — lÉœrn /lɜːn v. acquire knowledge; realize; be aware; discover; acquire; memorize …   English contemporary dictionary

  • learnt — the past tense and past participle of learn …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • learnt — UK [lɜː(r)nt] / US [lɜrnt] learn …   English dictionary

  • learnt — [lɜːnt] a British past tense and past participle of learn …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • learnt — [[t]lɜrnt[/t]] v. a pt. and pp. of learn …   From formal English to slang

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