life lesson


noun
  1. something from which useful knowledge or principles can be learned

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How to use life lesson in a sentence

  • Among them she, poor little wayfarer, had got her life lesson—how would she apply it now?

    Janet of the Dunes | Harriet T. Comstock
  • There I learned many a solemn life-lesson never to be forgotten.