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How to sign: an insignificant student who is ridiculed as being affected or studying excessively
Similiar / Same: grind, nerd, wonk, dweeb
Categories: assimilator, learner, scholar
How to sign: study intensively, as before an exam
"I had to bone up on my Latin verbs before the final exam";
Similiar / Same: grind away, bone up, mug up, swot up, bone, cram, drum, get up
Categories: hit the books, study