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Experienced definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

EXPE'RIENCED, pp. Tried; used; practiced.
1. Taught by practice or by repeated observations; skillful or wise by means of trials, use or observation; as an experienced artist; an experienced physician.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: having experience; having knowledge or skill from observation or participation [syn: experienced, experient] [ant: inexperienced, inexperient]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 1567 made skillful or wise through experience ; practiced <an experienced driver>

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 having had much experience. 2 skilled from experience (an experienced driver).

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Exrerience Ex*re"ri*ence, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Experienced (-enst); p. pr. & vb. n. Experiencing (-en-s?ng).] 1. To make practical acquaintance with; to try personally; to prove by use or trial; to have trial of; to have the lot or fortune of; to have befall one; to be affected by; to feel; as, to experience pain or pleasure; to experience poverty; to experience a change of views. The partial failure and disappointment which he had experienced in India. --Thirwall. 2. To exercise; to train by practice. The youthful sailors thus with early care Their arms experience, and for sea prepare. --Harte. To experience religion (Theol.), to become a convert to the diatribes of Christianity; to yield to the power of religions truth.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Experienced Ex*pe"ri*enced (-enst), p. p. & a. Taught by practice or by repeated observations; skillful or wise by means of trials, use, or observation; as, an experienced physician, workman, soldier; an experienced eye. The ablest and most experienced statesmen. --Bancroft.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If you describe someone as experienced, you mean that they have been doing a particular job or activity for a long time, and therefore know a lot about it or are very skilful at it. ...lawyers who are experienced in these matters... It's a team packed with experienced and mature professionals... ADJ: oft ADJ in n/-ing

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. Practised, instructed, accomplished, thoroughbred, versed, qualified, able.

Moby Thesaurus

acclimated, acclimatized, accommodated, accomplished, accustomed, adapted, adept, adjusted, au fait, blase, capable, case-hardened, competent, conditioned, cosmopolitan, cosmopolite, efficient, expert, familiarized, hardened, in the know, inured, knowing, knowledgeable, master, masterly, mature, matured, naturalized, not born yesterday, old, old-line, old-time, on the ball, orientated, oriented, practical, practiced, prepared, professional, proficient, qualified, ripe, ripened, run-in, sagacious, sage, savvy, seasoned, shrewd, skilled, skillful, sophisticated, trained, tried, tried and true, used to, versed, vet, veteran, well-informed, well-versed, wise, wont, wonted, world-wise, worldly, worldly-wise




 


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