- ADJ-GRADED: oft ADJ at nSomeone 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 refreshed afterwards.(in AM, use practiced)
...a practised and experienced surgeon.
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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
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
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
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
practised — adj. Practised is used with these nouns: ↑ease, ↑eye, ↑hand … Collocations dictionary
practised — adjective see practiced … New Collegiate Dictionary
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
practised — pracÂ·tise || prÃ¦ktÉªs v. be involved in a rehearsal, rehearse, practice, repeat an activity several times in order to improve performance; learn by repetition … English contemporary dictionary
practised — a. Experienced, instructed, versed, thoroughbred, trained, accomplished, proficient, able, skilled, qualified, practical, au fait … New dictionary of synonyms
practised — adjective Syn: expert, experienced, seasoned, skilled, skilful, accomplished, proficient, talented, able, adept … Synonyms and antonyms dictionary