Definition of "experiences" []

  • Direct personal participation or observation; actual knowledge or contact (noun)
  • A particular incident, feeling, etc, that a person has undergone (noun)
  • Accumulated knowledge, esp of practical matters (noun)
  • The totality of characteristics, both past and present, that make up the particular quality of a person, place, or people (noun)
  • The impact made on an individual by the culture of a people, nation, etc (noun)
  • The content of a perception regarded as independent of whether the apparent object actually exists (noun)
  • The faculty by which a person acquires knowledge of contingent facts about the world, as contrasted with reason (noun)
  • The totality of a person's perceptions, feelings, and memories (noun)
  • To participate in or undergo (verb)
  • To be emotionally or aesthetically moved by; feel (verb)
  • Plural form of experience. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "experiences" in a sentence
  • "In 58 years of living, I've had many and diverse experiences, but it is particularly a few powerful experiences of a spiritual nature –experiences that have inspired and guided my life's work-that have challenged me to make sense of them."
  • "MMORPGs are still high barrier of entry experiences because of the *experiences*."
  • "On Christmas Eve he started on his journey, and the next four years were spent among convicts in a prison at Omsk. He has described his experiences there in his “Memories of the House of the Dead” (1853) —experiences which, though frightful in the extreme, seem to have strengthened rather than injured him in body and mind, though they may have embittered his temper."
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