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British English: /ɪkˈspɪərɪəns/
, /ɛkˈspɪərɪəns/
American English: /ˌɪkˈspɪriəns/

Translation of experience in French:


  • 1 (expertise) driving/management/teaching experience
    expérience (f) de la conduite automobile/de la gestion/de l'enseignement
    from my/his etc own experience
    d'après mon/son etc expérience
    in my experience
    à ma connaissance
    in all my 20 years' experience as headmistress, I have never…
    depuis 20 ans que je suis directrice, je n'ai jamais…
    to have experience of something
    avoir l'expérience de quelque chose
    to have experience with children/animals
    avoir de l'expérience avec les enfants/les animaux
    to have experience (in working) with computers/cars
    avoir de l'expérience en informatique/dans le domaine des voitures
    to acquire ou gain experience
    acquérir de l'expérience
    to know from/learn by experience
    savoir/apprendre d'expérience
    to judge from experience
    juger d'expérience
  • 2 (incident) to have ou go through a new experience
    faire une nouvelle expérience
    a world tour: the experience of a lifetime!
    le tour du monde: l'aventure de toute une vie!
    that was quite an experience!
    ça a été une expérience mémorable!

transitive verb

  • (change, difficulty, defeat, ill-treatment, loss, problem, misfortune)
    (emotion, sensation)
    (physical pleasure)
    to experience something personally ou at first hand
    faire l'expérience de quelque chose soi-même

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