Definition of experiential in English:

experiential

adjective

  • Involving or based on experience and observation.

    ‘the experiential learning associated with employment’
    • ‘The experiential learning cycle, which can be entered at any stage, provides a useful framework for planning teaching sessions.’
    • ‘Space and time are experiential or phenomenal categories, central to our being-in-the-world.’
    • ‘Nearly every student begins to recognize that this class emphasizes experiential learning.’
    • ‘At best, sceptical hypotheses cover the same experiential data.’
    • ‘All learning requires an experiential component, after all.’
    • ‘The combination of critical thinking and experiential learning can be valuable for students.’
    • ‘Rapid team building through experiential learning has advanced greatly during the past decade.’
    • ‘It has no effect on experiential well-being except to end it.’
    • ‘There is a very real need to relate the concepts of capstone courses and experiential learning.’
    • ‘These tests indicate that both lecture and experiential methods produced positive learning.’
    • ‘Apprenticeships and experiential learning are often used to communicate it.’
    • ‘There will also be an audition free production to make the learning process experiential at the end of the workshop.’
    • ‘Their logical method is grounded in the world around them, and the human beings in it, in a much more existential or experiential sense.’
    • ‘Hallucinogens are an experiential development that undermines our idea of ‘what's out there’.’
    • ‘These can become humorous role plays accompanied by much laughter as well as experiential learning.’
    • ‘I do not mean that experiential interests are characteristically frivolous or critical interests inevitably profound.’
    • ‘They are the experiential rock on which the belief in true moral responsibility is founded.’
    • ‘Instead working parties were set up in which decisions were based on experiential evidence.’
    • ‘In this sense, experiential learning offers a form of backward-looking wisdom.’
    • ‘The distinction between experiential education and service learning is unclear.’
    observed, seen, factual, actual, real, verifiable, first-hand
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Origin

Early 19th century: from experience, on the pattern of words such as inferential.

Pronunciation:

experiential

/ikˌspirēˈen(t)SH(ə)l/