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Synonyms for experience

Synonyms for experience

personal knowledge derived from participation or observation

to participate in or partake of personally

to be physically aware of through the senses

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to undergo an emotional reaction

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the accumulation of knowledge or skill that results from direct participation in events or activities

the content of direct observation or participation in an event

have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations

go through (mental or physical states or experiences)

undergo

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The experience of ages, with the continued and combined labors of the most enlightened legislatures and jurists, has been equally unsuccessful in delineating the several objects and limits of different codes of laws and different tribunals of justice.
It was of a quality and kind that transcended all my experiences.
In past experience, especially in dealing with squaws, meat and punishment had often been disastrously related.
Sir," said the Man of Experience in Business, "I should risk your anger by offering you one half the sum awarded.
And from that single experience of half an hour I have ever since been convinced of the reality of love at first sight.
It is also argued that ideas, or rather ideals, must be derived from a previous state of existence because they are more perfect than the sensible forms of them which are given by experience.
Milton's first period ends with an experience designed to complete his preparation for his career, a fifteen months' tour in France and Italy, where the highest literary circles received him cordially.
Is any better than experience and wisdom and reason?
You would have us encourage our sons to prove all things by their own experience, while our daughters must not even profit by the experience of others.
For this reason the argument which is always forthcoming to silence those who conceive extraordinary hopes of man, namely the appeal to experience, is for ever invalid and vain.
He had never seen dogs fight as these wolfish creatures fought, and his first experience taught him an unforgetable lesson.
The stuff of which the world of our experience is composed is, in my belief, neither mind nor matter, but something more primitive than either.
At every step he experienced what a man would experience who, after admiring the smooth, happy course of a little boat on a lake, should get himself into that little boat.
This hovel however, joined a cottage of a neat and pleasant appearance, but after my late dearly bought experience, I dared not enter it.
and will you allow me to mention very briefly what that experience has been?