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Entry Word: experience
Function: noun
Text: 1 knowledge gained by actually doing or living through something <the hospital is looking for nurses with operating-room experience>
Synonyms expertise, know-how, proficiency, savvy, skills
Related Words background; command, mastery; acquaintance, familiarity, intimacy
Near Antonyms ignorance, unawareness, unfamiliarity
Antonyms inexperience
2 an exciting or noteworthy event that one experiences firsthand <related in a book his experiences as a roving correspondent for network TV news> -- see ADVENTURE