Top Definition
the rate of a person's progress in gaining experience or new skills.
"the latest software packages have a steep learning curve"
by Anarchist Hawke November 24, 2013
Generally defines the amount of effort and/or time someone is willing to invest in learning something new.

A "steep learning curve" means more effort and/or time was required than they were willing to invest.
"OMG this new thing has such a steep learning curve!"
by namsupo October 23, 2015

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