practised

  • 1 practised — UK US UK (US practiced) /ˈpræktɪst/ adjective ► good at doing something because you have a lot of experience of doing it: »Our Sales Director is a confident and practised public speaker. »He was well practised in the art of deception …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 practised — BrE, practiced AmE adjective 1 someone who is practised in a particular job or skill is good at it because they have done it many times before: a practised hunter | practised in (doing) sth: Kate became practised in the art of disguising her… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 practised — prac|tised BrE practiced AmE [ˈpræktıst] adj 1.) someone who is practised in a particular job or skill is good at it because they have done it many times before ▪ a practised performer practised in (doing) sth ▪ He was already well practiced in… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 4 practised — UK [ˈpræktɪst] / US [ˈpræktɪsd] adjective 1) skilful in something as a result of experience a practised public speaker practised at: The waiter was well practised at interrupting intimate moments. practised eye/hand: She views the paintings with… …

    English dictionary

  • 5 practised — [[t]præ̱ktɪst[/t]] ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ at n Someone who is practised at doing something is good at it because they have had experience and have developed their skill at it. Once you are practised at this sort of relaxation you will feel quite… …

    English dictionary

  • 6 practised — adj. Practised is used with these nouns: ↑ease, ↑eye, ↑hand …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 7 practised — adjective see practiced …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 8 practised — Synonyms and related words: able, accomplished, adept, capable, consummate, cultivated, experienced, expert, finished, gifted, masterful, perfected, practiced, proficient, qualified, rehearsed, schooled, seasoned, skilled, superb, superior,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 9 practised — prac·tise || præktɪs v. be involved in a rehearsal, rehearse, practice, repeat an activity several times in order to improve performance; learn by repetition …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 practised — a. Experienced, instructed, versed, thoroughbred, trained, accomplished, proficient, able, skilled, qualified, practical, au fait …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 11 practised — adjective Syn: expert, experienced, seasoned, skilled, skilful, accomplished, proficient, talented, able, adept …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 12 practised — [ˈpræktɪsd] adj skilful in something as a result of experience …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 13 practised — /ˈpræktəst/ (say praktuhst) adjective 1. experienced; expert; proficient. 2. acquired or perfected through practice …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 14 practised — adjective skillful after much practice (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑practiced • Similar to: ↑experienced, ↑experient …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 15 List of places where social nudity is practised — This is a list of public outdoor clothes free areas for recreation. Includes free beaches (or clothing optional beaches or nude beaches), parks, clubs, regional organizations and some resorts. TOC Regions:List of social nudity places in Africa… …

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  • 16 death-practised — deathˈ pracˈtised adjective (Shakespeare) Threatened with death by malicious arts • • • Main Entry: ↑death …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 well-practised — …

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  • 18 Robbery —    Practised by the Ishmaelites (Gen. 16:12), the Chaldeans and Sabeans (Job 1:15, 17), and the men of Shechem (Judg. 9:25. See also 1 Sam. 27:6 10; 30; Hos. 4:2; 6:9). Robbers infested Judea in our Lord s time (Luke 10:30; John 18:40; Acts 5:36 …

    Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • 19 Con job — practised confidence trick; swindle …

    Dictionary of Australian slang

  • 20 Folk wrestling — Focus Grappling Pinning Submission A folk wrestling style is a traditional wrestling discipline which may or may not be codified as a modern sport. Most human cultures have developed their own sort of grappling styl …

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