try to forget; put out of one's memory or knowledge
discard something previously learnt, like an old habit
To discard the knowledge of.
to forget, as what has been learned; to lose from memory; also, to learn the contrary of
to fail to learn
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-lėrn′, v.t. to forget or lose what has been learned.—v.i. to become ignorant.—adj. Unlear′ned, not learned: ignorant.—adv. Unlear′nedly.—n. Unlear′nedness.
The numerical value of unlearn in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of unlearn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The mind is slow to unlearn what it learnt early.
The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn, but to unlearn.
The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.
We know that habits are hard to suppress on their own, often the most effective way to unlearn a habit is to replace it with a new one.
In seeking knowledge, something new is learned In seeking wisdom, something old is unlearned To grow, we need to learn, unlearn and re-learn
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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- оту́чиваться, разу́чиваться, отучи́ться, разучи́тьсяRussian
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