byhearting

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From byheart +‎ -ing.

NounEdit

byhearting (plural byheartings)

  1. Memorisation; recitation.
    • 2011, Patrick French, India: A Portrait:
      [...] the new books tried to put forward information and make the reader think about it―a substantial move away from the rote learning that Indian schoolchildren refer to as “byhearting."

VerbEdit

byhearting

  1. Present participle of byheart.
Last modified on 13 February 2014, at 13:00