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having or showing profound knowledge and scholarship

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having or showing profound knowledge

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established by conditioning or learning

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He practiced with his rope and played with his sharp knife, which he had learned to keep keen by whetting upon flat stones.
The young man from Ohio who had learned to read the papers was considered, but his age was against him.
When you've learned to laugh at the things that should be laughed at, and not to laugh at those that shouldn't, you've got wisdom and understanding.
Just as Jerry had learned from Mister Haggin that he must be more tolerant of the house-boys than of the field-boys if they trespassed on the compound, so, from Captain Van Horn, he learned that he must be more tolerant of the boat's crew than of the return boys.
Three days, at white heat, completed his narrative; but when he had copied it carefully, in a large scrawl that was easy to read, he learned from a rhetoric he picked up in the library that there were such things as paragraphs and quotation marks.
It was he that first learned the trick of rolling a fellow-cub over with a cunning paw-stroke.
So it came about that the monks who lived a quiet and peaceful life became the learned men.
They had not learned the nobler dialects of Greece and Rome, but the very materials on which they were written were waste paper to them, and they prized instead a cheap contemporary literature.
Still, I should like to ascertain how astronomy can be learned in any manner more conducive to that knowledge of which we are speaking?
But now it was only to the HOT lands that a learned man had come from the cold; there he thought that he could run about just as when at home, but he soon found out his mistake.
By the device therefore of his motto, it became impracticable for any man to presume to imitate the Spectators, without understanding at least one sentence in the learned languages.
In America he had learned who Larsan was and had obtained information which closed his mouth.
I learned to walk; since then have I let myself run.
Later, when he accidentally learned from his old nurse that his mother was not dead, and his father and Lidia Ivanovna had explained to him that she was dead to him because she was wicked (which he could not possibly believe, because he loved her), he went on seeking her and expecting her in the same way.
In his desire alike to instruct and to be instructed, he travelled through many countries, and among others came to Sardis, the capital of the famous king of Lydia, the great patron, in that day, of learning and of learned men.