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English verb: hit the books

1. hit the books (cognition) learn by reading books


SamplesHe is studying geology in his room.
I have an exam next week; I must hit the books now.


Synonymsstudy


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)acquire, larn, learn


Narrower (hyponym)bone, bone up, con, cram, drum, get up, grind away, learn, memorise, memorize, mug up, swot, swot up


Entailread









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