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Definitions for experiential
ɪkˌspɪər iˈɛn ʃəlex·pe·ri·en·tial

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. experientialadjective

    relating to or resulting from experience

    "a personal, experiential reality"

  2. experiential, existentialadjective

    derived from experience or the experience of existence

    "the rich experiential content of the teachings of the older philosophers"- Benjamin Farrington; "formal logicians are not concerned with existential matters"- John Dewey


  1. experientialadjective

    Of, related to, encountered in, or derived from experience.


  1. experiential

    Experiential refers to relating to or derived from experience or observation; involving or based on experience and observation. It is often used to describe learning or marketing methods that involve a direct experience or participation by the person.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Experientialadjective

    derived from, or pertaining to, experience

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of experiential in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of experiential in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of experiential in a Sentence

  1. Casey Cortese:

    Experiential learning is so important, especially for lower-income families, if you make lessons tangible and real, it really cements learning.

  2. Mara Einstein:

    Millennials are very experiential-oriented. Playboy Club's not about just buying a brand, Playboy Club's about experiencing a brand, if you're going to create a retail space to engage with the brand — from that perspective, it makes all the sense in the world.

  3. Howard Schultz:

    Personally, I feel that The Tokyo Roastery is the finest, most creative, and immersive experiential retail environment of any in the world today, the Tokyo Roastery should be The Tokyo Roastery that The Tokyo Roastery opened in the same year that we identified and shared with you the urgent need for retailers to elevate, deepen, and ultimately redefine how they were emotionally connecting with their customers.

  4. Steve Holen:

    The bones and several teeth show clear signs of having been deliberately broken by humans with manual dexterity and experiential knowledge.

  5. John Fowler:

    We have recently noticed a sizable uptick in clients who are more interested in sharing their wealth in the form of experiential gifts, it might mean taking the entire family on a cruise, or paying the airfare to fly in to see grandma and grandpa in Arizona, Colorado, or Florida. At the end of the day our clients realize stuff is just stuff, but with a little effort, they can create a memory for their families that will last a lifetime.

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