What does practitioner mean?

Definitions for practitionerprækˈtɪʃ ə nər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word practitioner.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. practitioner, practician(noun)

    someone who practices a learned profession


  1. practitioner(Noun)

    A person who practices a profession or art.

  2. Origin: Formerly practicioner for *, from practician + -er (the suffix unnecessarily added, as in musicianer).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Practitioner(noun)

    one who is engaged in the actual use or exercise of any art or profession, particularly that of law or medicine

  2. Practitioner(noun)

    one who does anything customarily or habitually

  3. Practitioner(noun)

    a sly or artful person

  4. Origin: [From Practician.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Practitioner

    prak-tish′un-ėr, n. one who practises or is engaged in the exercise of any profession, esp. medicine or law.—General practitioner, one who practises in all the branches of medicine and surgery. [Older form practician—O. Fr. practicien.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'practitioner' in Nouns Frequency: #1362


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of practitioner in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of practitioner in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Dundon:

    Boundaries erode all the time between practitioner and taxpayer.

  2. Shabnam Etemadi:

    They wait until they're referred to me [ by a general practitioner ].

  3. Kirstie Wilson:

    It took me four months of going back and forth to my GP (general practitioner) before I was given a [Pap] smear test.

  4. Raffy Karamanoukian:

    Provided you do it with an experienced practitioner, Botox has very little risk within the confines of the normal dosages.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    The voice full of words like 'YOU' and 'YOUR' is that of a preacher, not practitioner as witnessed often.

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