Translation of "experience" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ɪkˈspɪə.ri.əns/ us /ɪkˈspɪr.i.əns/

B1 [ 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?) 你有照顧小孩的工作經驗嗎?
The best way to learn is by experience (= by doing things). 最好的學習方式是在實踐中學習。
I know from experience that Tony never keeps his promises. 經驗告訴我,湯尼從不會信守諾言。
I don't think she has the experience for the job (= enough knowledge and skill for it). 我認為做這種工作她經驗不足。
In my experience, people generally smile back if you smile at them. 據我的經驗,如果你對別人微笑,他們通常也會對你微笑的。
The experience of pain (= what pain feels like) varies from one person to another. 對痛的感覺是因人而異的。

B1 [ C ] something that happens to you that affects how you feel

I had a pretty unpleasant experience at the dentist's. 我有一次很不愉快的看牙醫經歷。
It was interesting hearing about his experiences as a policeman. 聽他講當員警時的那些經歷很有趣。
I did meet him once and it was an experience I shall never forget. 我的確跟他見過一次面,那是我永生難忘的一段經歷。

More examples

  • Fighting in Vietnam was an experience that would haunt him for the rest of his life.
  • The new job will provide you with invaluable experience.
  • We need someone who has experience in marketing and teaching, and I think Alex is just the woman for the job.
  • A tour of Australia is a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
  • I know from past experience that you can't judge someone by their appearance.

experienceverb [ T ]

uk /ɪkˈspɪə.ri.əns/ us /ɪkˈspɪr.i.əns/

B1 If you experience something, it happens to you, or you feel it.

We experienced a lot of difficulty in selling our house. 我們賣房子幾經波折。
New companies often experience a loss in their first few years. 新公司在剛起步的幾年中經常虧損。
It was the worst pain I'd ever experienced. 那是我這輩子受過最劇烈的痛楚。

More examples

  • Did you experience any ill effects from the treatment?
  • It's quite natural to experience a few doubts just before you get married.
  • You can't appreciate the true awfulness of war until you've actually experienced it.
  • Schools nationwide are experiencing a shortage of teachers.
  • He experiences severe mood swings .

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