life experience

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of life experience

:experience and knowledge gained through living

Word by Word Definitions

life play
  1. : the quality that distinguishes a vital and functional being from a dead body

  2. : a principle or force that is considered to underlie the distinctive quality of animate beings

  3. : an organismic state characterized by capacity for metabolism (see metabolism 1), growth, reaction to stimuli, and reproduction

  1. : of or relating to animate being

  2. : lifelong

  3. : using a living model

experience play
  1. : direct observation of or participation in events as a basis of knowledge

  2. : the fact or state of having been affected by or gained knowledge through direct observation or participation

  3. : practical knowledge, skill, or practice derived from direct observation of or participation in events or in a particular activity

  1. : to have experience of : undergo

  2. : to learn by experience (see 1experience)


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