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per·son·al ex·pe·ri·ence

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  1. Personal experience

    Personal experience refers to the individual's subjective encounters, observations, and interactions in their everyday life. It is the collection of knowledge, emotions, and memories one gains through engaging with the world, which can vary greatly from person to person. Personal experiences shape one's perspectives, beliefs, and understanding of the world, helping to form a unique identity and influencing how they perceive and interpret new situations.


  1. Personal experience

    Personal experience of a human being is the moment-to-moment experience and sensory awareness of internal and external events or a sum of experiences forming an empirical unity such as a period of life.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Personal experience in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Personal experience in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Personal experience in a Sentence

  1. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

    All truly wise thoughts have been thoughts already thousands of times; but to make them truly ours, we must think them over again honestly, till they take root in our personal experience.

  2. Kian Saneii:

    I had that personal experience, and when I began looking into things, there was not a brand out there associated with taking care of grandma and grandpa, i wondered why it is that 30 years into the digital revolution, the only brand for the elderly is still ‘I’ve fallen, and I can’t get up.’.

  3. Project Include:

    I know from personal experience there are so many pressures that are pushing you to keep it quiet, to not rock the boat, to swallow your bitterness, to chi ku in the Asian culture, to see so many people speaking up at great personal cost, at professional cost, to lose a well-paying, stable job, because they see inequities and because they want to change the industry is very inspiring. It gives me hope that people will force change and that these companies can't continue the way they have been without changing.

  4. Lance Reynolds:

    It was something personal for us that was kind of life-changing for me. I know how lucky I was to survive it, it felt like a personal experience that someone else wanted to participate in and didn't deserve to participate in.

  5. Edith Newbold Jones Wharton:

    Life is the only real counselor wisdom unfiltered through personal experience does not become a part of the moral tissue.

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    directed outward; marked by interest in others or concerned with external reality
    • A. arbitrary
    • B. ultimo
    • C. extroversive
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