practice

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈpræktɪs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈpræktɪs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(praktis)

Inflections of 'practice' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
practices
v 3rd person singular (US)
practicing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (US)
practiced
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (US)
practiced
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (US)

practice
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Sense: Noun: customary action
Synonyms:
custom , way , habit , convention , tradition , wont (formal), ritual, pattern
Sense: Noun: exercise to improve skills
Synonyms:
exercise , training , drill , workout
Sense: Noun: rehearsal
Synonyms:
rehearsal , dress rehearsal, dry run, trial , trial run, run-through, walk-through
Sense: Noun: procedure
Synonyms:
procedure , policy , method , system , institution , the done thing (informal), course of action
Sense: Noun: business - medical, legal, etc.
Synonyms:
profession , occupation , business , work , line of business, clinic
Sense: Verb: improve through repetition - US
Synonyms:
practise (UK), train , exercise , drill , study , rehearse , work at, go over, run through, brush up on, polish up

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