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inexperience

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noun in·ex·pe·ri·ence \ˌi-nik-ˈspir-ē-ən(t)s\

Simple Definition of inexperience

  • : lack of experience

Full Definition of inexperience

  1. 1 :  lack of practical experience

  2. 2 :  lack of knowledge of the ways of the world

in·ex·pe·ri·enced play \-ən(t)st\ adjective

Examples of inexperience

  1. He blames his mistakes on inexperience.



Origin of inexperience

Middle French, from Late Latin inexperientia, from Latin in- + experientia experience


First Known Use: 1598


INEXPERIENCED Defined for Kids

inexperienced

adjective in·ex·pe·ri·enced \ˌi-nik-ˈspir-ē-ənst\

Definition of inexperienced

  1. :  having little or no experience <… although she was so young and inexperienced, she ruled her people with wisdom and Justice. — L. Frank Baum, The Marvelous Land of Oz>




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