Experience in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Experience

(transitive) To observe certain events; undergo a certain feeling or process; or perform certain actions that may alter one or contribute to one's knowledge, opinions, or skills. | (countable, uncountable) Event(s) of which one is cognizant. | (countable) An activity one has performed.

Short Example Sentences for Experience

  • 1. We get our experience later, perhaps.... 🔊
  • 2. It will be an experience for you, too, Mulhall. 🔊
  • 3. You know, I suppose, of my little experience last night. 🔊
  • 4. But we have many friends who had the experience of apparitions. 🔊
  • 5. How cruel this experience had been she took immediate care to explain. 🔊
  • 6. I will give you the best advice my experience may enable me to afford you. 🔊
  • 7. In this new experience you may find temptations in wine and women. 🔊
  • 8. Guard was young and, moreover, this was his first experience with wolves. 🔊
  • 9. His experience in constructing gunboats at Newport was now of avail to him. 🔊
  • 10. In my own experience I have found this to be the one infallible test. 🔊
  • 11. Now I know by experience what life in a boarding-house means. 🔊
  • 12. But I advise you, Rather experience what a friend I am, Than what an enemy. 🔊
  • 13. He has had several years' experience and is thoroughly competent. 🔊

How to use Experience in Sentences?

  • 1. But my experience here has taught me that any such sacrifice is not required of me. 🔊
  • 2. But experience taught him that he could not transform and mould his own character at pleasure. 🔊
  • 3. They have had a priceless experience of sea warfare under almost every conceivable condition. 🔊
  • 4. I at once declined the offer, having had sufficiently painful experience on these matters. 🔊
  • 5. Joan often wondered in what school of experience her step-mother had gleaned her curious wisdom. 🔊
  • 6. What a vast practical experience of inquests he might have reaped had he remained in Europe! 🔊
  • 7. He supposed that it was his experience in dry-farming which had made him pessimistic concerning all untried ventures. 🔊
  • 8. After all it merely reproduces for the air what centuries of experience have shewn to be essential for fleets and armies. 🔊
  • 9. It may be that he had learned by experience the convenience to himself of having a hospital, as it were, in his pocket. 🔊
  • 10. I have learnt by experience that one hundred men under favourable conditions are often more than a match for a thousand. 🔊
  • 11. There is a general agreement among those who have enjoyed the experience that surf-riding is productive of great exhilaration. 🔊
  • 12. Polson was an old hunter, and had much experience in tracing and destroying wolves and other predatory animals. 🔊
  • 13. I had the painful experience of "the pleasures of melancholy" too strongly in my recollection to be beguiled by them. 🔊
  • 14. Hegel boasts that the movement of dialectic is at once necessary and spontaneous: in reality it goes beyond experience and is unverified by it. 🔊
  • 15. My own experience proves that anything is better than beginning too late, or beginning too soon to work alone. 🔊
  • 16. Up to this time no experience in comparative anatomy has transpired which contradicts that theory; on the contrary, they all lead up to it. 🔊
  • 17. But as they grow older, and come into contact with realities, they learn by experience the futility of his pretensions. 🔊
  • 18. Patricia watched her moving across the crowded room with all the assurance of long experience of such scenes, and admired her more than ever. 🔊
  • 19. He was a soldier, but he did not boast of what he had done, or even claim the rank in the gathering armies to which his experience entitled him. 🔊
  • 20. On the ground of reason, he believes in an absolute predestination of all things; and yet he concludes from experience that man is free. 🔊
  • 21. Cyprian Paynter followed, inwardly revolving a puzzle which had taken even his experience by surprise. 🔊
  • 22. You shall pass on your experience to a new hand, take your pension and try the south coast of England for a few months. 🔊