inexperience

[ in-ik-speer-ee-uhns ]
/ ˌɪn ɪkˈspɪər i əns /

noun

lack of experience.
lack of knowledge, skill, or wisdom gained from experience.

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Origin of inexperience

From the Late Latin word inexperientia, dating back to 1590–1600. See in-3, experience
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inexperience
/ (ˌɪnɪkˈspɪərɪəns) /

noun

lack of experience or of the knowledge and understanding derived from experience

Derived forms of inexperience

inexperienced, adjective
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