Translation of "experience" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun uk us /ɪkˈspɪə.ri.ənts/ US  /-ˈspɪr.i-/

[ U ] (the process of getting) knowledge or skill from doing, seeing or feeling things

Do you have any experience of working with kids (= Have you ever worked with them)? 你有照看孩子的工作经验吗?
The best way to learn is by experience (= by doing things). 最好的学习方式是在实践中学习。
I know from experience that Tony never keeps his promises. 经验告诉我,托尼从不会信守诺言。
I don't think she has the experience for the job (= enough knowledge and skill for it). 我认为做这种工作她经验不足。
In my experience, people generally smile back if you smile at them. 据我的经验,如果你对别人微笑,他们一般也会对你微笑的。
The experience of pain (= what pain feels like) varies from one person to another. 对疼痛的感觉因人而异。
There's nothing we can do about it now, we'll just have to put it down to experience (= consider it as a mistake we can learn from). 现在我们已经无计可施,只能把它当作一次经验教训了。

[ C ] something that happens to you that affects how you feel

I had a rather unpleasant experience at the dentist's. 我看牙医有一次很不愉快的经历。
It was interesting hearing about his experiences as a policeman. 听他讲当警察时的那些经历很有意思。
I did meet him once and it was an experience I shall never forget. 我的确跟他见过一面,那是我永生难忘的一段经历。

(Translation of “experience noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)