Definition of Experience


  • an event as apprehended
    "a surprising experience"
    "that painful experience certainly got our attention"
  • the content of direct observation or participation in an event
    "he had a religious experience"
    "he recalled the experience vividly"
  • the accumulation of knowledge or skill that results from direct participation in events or activities
    "a man of experience"
    "experience is the best teacher"


  • undergo
    "The stocks had a fast run-up"
  • undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind
    "She felt resentful"
    "He felt regret"
  • go through (mental or physical states or experiences)
    "get an idea"
    "experience vertigo"
    "get nauseous"
    "receive injuries"
    "have a feeling"
  • have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations
    "I know the feeling!"
    "have you ever known hunger?"
    "I have lived a kind of hell when I was a drug addict"
    "The holocaust survivors have lived a nightmare"
    "I lived through two divorces"
  • go or live through
    "We had many trials to go through"
    "he saw action in Viet Nam"
    - go through
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Experience

  • Scrabble® score of the experience (21)
  • Word Chums® score of the experience (28)
  • Words With Friends® score of the experience (24)

Unscramble experience

117 unscramble word found using the letters experience.

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