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Meaning of INEXPERIENCE

Pronunciation:  `inik'speereeuns

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  lack of experience and the knowledge and understanding derived from experience
 

INEXPERIENCE is a 12 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Antonyms: experience
 
 See Also: ignorance

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\In`ex*pe"ri*ence\, n. [L. inexperientia, cf. F.
inexp['e]rience. See {In-} not, and {Experience}.]
Absence or want of experience; lack of personal and
experimental knowledge; as, the inexperience of youth.

      Failings which are incident to youth and inexperience.
                                               --Dryden.

      Prejudice and self-sufficiency naturally proceed from
      inexperience of the world, and ignorance of mankind.
                                               --Addison.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: agnosticism, amateurishness, amateurism, blankmindedness, callowness, dewiness, disaccustomedness, empty-headedness, freshness, greenhornism, greenness, hiatus of learning, ignorance, ignorantism, ignorantness, immaturity, inanity, infancy, innocence, juiciness, juniority, knowledge-gap, know-nothingism, lack of information, minority, naivete, naivety, nescience, newness to, nonage, obscurantism, rawness, sappiness, simpleness, simplicity, tabula rasa, unaccustomedness, unacquaintance, unacquaintedness, unconversance, undevelopment, unexperiencedness, unfamiliarity, unfledgedness, unhabituatedness, unintelligence, unknowing, unknowingness, unpracticedness, unprofessionalism, unprofessionalness, unripeness, unsophistication, unwontedness, vacuity, vacuousness, verdancy
 

 

 

 

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