book learning

Definition of book learning

  1. :  knowledge gained from reading books

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a set of written sheets of skin or paper or tablets of wood or ivory

    :  a set of written, printed, or blank sheets bound together between a front and back cover

    :  a long written or printed literary composition

  1. :  derived from books (see 1book 1) and not from practical experience

    :  shown by ledgers

  1. :  to register (something, such as a name) for some future activity or condition (as to engage transportation or reserve lodgings)

    :  to schedule engagements for

    :  to set aside time for

  1. :  the act or experience of one that learns

    :  knowledge or skill acquired by instruction or study

    :  modification of a behavioral tendency by experience (such as exposure to conditioning)

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