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Meaning of PRACTISE

Pronunciation:  'praktis

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  learn by repetition
  2. [v]  engage in a rehearsal (of)
  3. [v]  carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions; "practice law"
 

PRACTISE is a 8 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: do, drill, exercise, exercise, practice, practice, practice, rehearse
 
 See Also: do, do work, execute, learn, perform, read, scrimmage, shamanise, shamanize, study, take, work

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Prac"tise\, v. t. & i.
See {Practice}.

Note: The analogy of the English language requires that the
      noun and verb which are pronounced alike should agree
      in spelling. Thus we have notice (n. & v.), noticed,
      noticing, noticer; poultice (n. & v.); apprentice (n. &
      v.); office (n. & v.), officer (n.); lattice (n.),
      latticed (a.); benefice (n.), beneficed (a.), etc. Cf.
      sacrifice (?; n. & v.), surmise (?; n. & v.), promise
      (?; n. & v.); compromise (?; n. & v.), etc. Contrast
      advice (?; n.), and advise (?); device (?), and devise
      (?), etc.

 

 

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