experiential

[ ik-speer-ee-en-shuh l ]
/ ɪkˌspɪər iˈɛn ʃəl /

adjective

pertaining to or derived from experience.

Nearby words

  1. experience meeting,
  2. experience point,
  3. experience table,
  4. experienced,
  5. experiencer,
  6. experientialism,
  7. experiment,
  8. experiment station,
  9. experimental,
  10. experimental condition

Origin of experiential

From the Medieval Latin word experientiālis, dating back to 1640–50. See experience, -al1

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British Dictionary definitions for experiential

experiential

/ (ɪkˌspɪərɪˈɛnʃəl) /

adjective

philosophy relating to or derived from experience; empirical
Derived Formsexperientially, adverb

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Word Origin and History for experiential

experiential

adj.

1640s (implied in experientially), from Latin experientia (see experience) + -al (1).

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