experiment-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: conduct a test; try out a new idea, technique, etc.

Commentary: Biologists have experimented with producing modified peanuts. Scientists are experimenting with robots that will eventually be able to reproduce. Inventors looked to all available energy sources as they experimented with the horseless carriage. They experimented by growing Lavender around their house on a few acres. The composer experimented with electronic instruments.


VerbNet: NP
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: experiment.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2