Definitions for practiseˈpræk tɪs

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. rehearse, practise, practice(verb)

    engage in a rehearsal (of)

  2. practice, practise, exercise, do(verb)

    carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions

    "practice law"

  3. drill, exercise, practice, practise(verb)

    learn by repetition

    "We drilled French verbs every day"; "Pianists practice scales"

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  1. practise(Verb)

    To repeat as a way of improving one's skill in that activity.

    You should practise playing piano every day.

  2. practise(Verb)

    To repeat an activity in this way.

    If you want to speak French well, you need to practise.

  3. practise(Verb)

    To perform or observe in a habitual fashion.

    They gather to practise religion every Saturday.

  4. practise(Verb)

    To pursue (a career, especially law, fine art or medicine).

    She practised law for forty years before retiring.

  5. practise(Verb)

    To conspire.

  6. Origin: From practizen, a variant of practisen, from pratiser, practiser, from practizo, from practico, from practica, from πρακτική, from πρακτικός, from πράσσειν

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Practise

    see Practice

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    Rank popularity for the word 'practise' in Verbs Frequency: #575

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  1. crispate, picrates


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