Synonyms of experience in English:



  • 1 qualifications and experience
    skill, knowledge, practical knowledge, understanding; background, record, history; maturity, worldliness, sophistication
    informal know-how
  • 2 an enjoyable experience
    incident, occurrence, event, happening, episode; adventure, exploit, escapade
  • 3 his first experience of business
    involvement in, participation in, contact with, acquaintance with, exposure to, observation of, awareness of, insight into
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  • 1 some policemen experience harassment
    undergo, encounter, meet, come into contact with, come across, come up against, face, be faced with
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    empirical based on experience and observation rather than theory or logic

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