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Overview of verb practice

The verb practice has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (11) practice, practise, exercise, do

(carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions; "practice law")

2. (7) drill, exercise, practice, practise

(learn by repetition; "We drilled French verbs every day"; "Pianists practice scales")

3. (5) rehearse, practise, practice

(engage in a rehearsal (of))

4. (2) practice, apply, use

(avail oneself to; "apply a principle"; "practice a religion"; "use care when going down the stairs"; "use your common sense"; "practice non-violent resistance")

5. commit, practice

(engage in or perform; "practice safe sex"; "commit a random act of kindness")


Overview of adj practiced

The adj practiced has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) adept, expert, good, practiced, proficient, skillful, skilful

(having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude; "adept in handicrafts"; "an adept juggler"; "an expert job"; "a good mechanic"; "a practiced marksman"; "a proficient engineer"; "a lesser-known but no less skillful composer"; "the effect was achieved by skillful retouching")

2. practiced, practised

(skillful after much practice)

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