experienced

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adjective ex·pe·ri·enced \ik-ˈspir-ē-ən(t)st\

Definition of experienced

  1. :  made skillful or wise through experience :  practiced an experienced driver

Examples of experienced in a Sentence

  1. The job calls for someone who is more experienced.

  2. for this delicate eye operation, seek out an experienced eye surgeon

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First Known Use of experienced

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EXPERIENCED Defined for English Language Learners

experienced

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Definition of experienced for English Language Learners

  • : having skill or knowledge from doing something : having experience


EXPERIENCED Defined for Kids

experienced

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adjective ex·pe·ri·enced \ik-ˈspir-ē-ənst\

Definition of experienced for Students

  1. :  made skillful or wise from having lived through or undergone something an experienced sailor



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