Definition of experience :
1. An act of knowledge, one or more, by which single facts or general truths are ascertained; experimental or inductive knowledge; hence, implying skill, facility, or practical wisdom gained by personal knowledge, feeling or action; as, a king without experience of war.
2. The effect upon the judgment or feelings produced by any event, whether witnessed or participated in; personal and direct impressions as contrasted with description or fancies; personal acquaintance; actual enjoyment or suffering.
3. Trial, as a test or experiment.
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experience (part of speech: noun)
abide (part of speech: verb)
feel (part of speech: verb)
feeling (part of speech: noun)
skill (part of speech: noun)
competence, proficiency, adeptness, deftness, cunning, know-how, capability, adroitness, knack, ability, flair, dexterity, facility, acuity, technique, skill, genius, talent, expertise, artfulness, aptitude, mastery, craft