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.
Before one can learn truth, one must unlearn lies.
The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn, but to unlearn.
To be knowledgeable, learn new things every day; to be wise, unlearn things that you learn with wit and love.
The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.
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- оту́чиваться, разу́чиваться, отучи́ться, разучи́тьсяRussian
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