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Synonyms for practice
ˈpræk tɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. practice, pattern(noun)

    a customary way of operation or behavior

    "it is their practice to give annual raises"; "they changed their dietary pattern"

    Synonyms:
    radiation diagram, form, approach pattern, formula, praxis, rule, figure, drill, practice session, shape, radiation pattern, blueprint, traffic pattern, pattern, convention, design, recitation, normal, exercise

  2. exercise, practice, drill, practice session, recitation(noun)

    systematic training by multiple repetitions

    "practice makes perfect"

    Synonyms:
    physical exercise, usage, use, praxis, recital, drill, practice session, utilisation, example, utilization, class period, employment, exercising, pattern, course session, reading, recitation, workout, physical exertion, exercise

  3. practice, praxis(noun)

    translating an idea into action

    "a hard theory to put into practice"; "differences between theory and praxis of communism"

    Synonyms:
    drill, exercise, pattern, practice session, recitation, praxis

  4. practice(noun)

    the exercise of a profession

    "the practice of the law"; "I took over his practice when he retired"

    Synonyms:
    drill, exercise, pattern, practice session, recitation, praxis

  5. practice(verb)

    knowledge of how something is usually done

    "it is not the local practice to wear shorts to dinner"

    Synonyms:
    drill, exercise, pattern, practice session, recitation, praxis

  6. practice, practise, exercise, do(verb)

    carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions

    "practice law"

    Synonyms:
    work out, fare, make out, use, coiffe, manage, execute, perform, arrange, answer, drill, serve, work, coif, get along, suffice, make, set, behave, dress, come, act, cause, commit, exert, practise, coiffure, apply, rehearse, do, exercise

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

    learn by repetition

    "We drilled French verbs every day"; "Pianists practice scales"

    Synonyms:
    rehearse, practise, exercise, commit, drill, use, bore, do, work, work out, apply, exert

  8. rehearse, practise, practice(verb)

    engage in a rehearsal (of)

    Synonyms:
    practise, commit, drill, use, do, exercise, rehearse, apply

  9. practice, apply, use(verb)

    avail oneself to

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

    Synonyms:
    use, rehearse, practise, enforce, give, drill, hold, utilise, put on, employ, lend oneself, commit, implement, expend, utilize, go for, apply, habituate, do, exercise

  10. commit, practice(verb)

    engage in or perform

    "practice safe sex"; "commit a random act of kindness"

    Synonyms:
    institutionalize, put, charge, dedicate, institutionalise, trust, devote, drill, invest, confide, pull, use, consecrate, give, intrust, entrust, perpetrate, rehearse, practise, commit, apply, place, do, send, exercise

Wiktionary

  1. practice(noun)

    To conspire.

    Synonyms:
    wone, habit, wont, routine, custom

  2. practice(noun)

    Synonyms:
    training, exercise, drill, rehearsal, workout

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. practice(n)

    Synonyms:
    usage, habit, exercise, experience, exercitation, action, custom, manner, performance

    Antonyms:
    disuse, dishabituation, inexperience, theory, speculation, nonperformance

Editors Contribution

  1. homework

    "we were given many homework assignments"

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. practice(n.)

    Synonyms:
    custom, habit, wont, frequent repetition

  2. practice(n.)

    Synonyms:
    use, usage

  3. practice(n.)

    Synonyms:
    action, actual performance

  4. practice(n.)

    Synonyms:
    exercise (as of a profession), application

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. practice(n)

    Synonyms:
    custom, usage, habit, exercise, application, drill, rehearsal

  2. practice(v)

    Synonyms:
    exercise, apply, do, train, drill, rehearse

How to pronounce practice?

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How to say practice in sign language?

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How to use practice in a sentence?

  1. Keith Mitchell:

    The game, I always say, is 80 percent mental, so anything we can do to reboot the mind — I call it a meditation and I teach it as a mind practice — that’s just going to make you even more impactful, more effective on your endeavors.

  2. Jeffery Veale:

    In the last 60 years there have been less than 50 cases of kidneys being re-transplanted. This is because the common practice is that once a kidney is transplanted, you don't re-transplant it.

  3. Jennifer Sumner:

    Right now it’s not routine practice for people with PTSD to be screened for heart risk factors, and we hope this is something that might change.

  4. Lewis Carroll:

    One can't believe impossible things. I dare say you haven't had much practice, said the Queen. When I was your age, I always did it for half-an-hour a day. Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.

  5. Brie Larson:

    When I was prepping for the film, I asked Eva how Eva Ansley keeps going in the face of so much working against Eva Ansley, and she said,' If all I can do is bring a little hope to someone, that's enough. No one needs to feel alone,' i've been chewing that sentiment for a year now, and here's what I've begun to practice with that : Every interaction is a chance to bring hope.


Translations for practice

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  • تدريب, يمارسArabic
  • ғәмәлBashkir
  • སྦྱོང སྦྱང སྦྱངས སྦྱོངསTibetan Standard
  • practicar, pràcticaCatalan, Valencian
  • cvičit, procvičování, cvičení, praxeCzech
  • udøve, praksis, øve, træneDanish
  • Üben, ausüben, Praxis, Übung, Ausübung, praktizierenGerman
  • μελετáω, εξάσκηση, προπονούμαι, άσκηση, ασκώ, πράξη, [[κάνω]] [[εξάσκηση]], πρακτικήGreek
  • praktikadoEsperanto
  • practicar, prácticaSpanish
  • تمرین, عمل, تمرین کردن, کاربردPersian
  • harjoitus, käytäntö, harjoitella, harjoittelu, harjoittaaFinnish
  • pratiquer, pratique, s'entrainer, entrainerFrench
  • crábhadh, cleachtIrish
  • cleachdadhScottish Gaelic
  • practicarGalician
  • अभ्यासHindi
  • gyakorol, gyakorlatHungarian
  • սովորություն, պարապել, մարզվել, վարժվելArmenian
  • pratica, praticare, esercitarsi, addestrareItalian
  • 練習, 業務, 儀式, ならわし, 慣習Japanese
  • 련습, 연습하다, 練習, 연습Korean
  • whakaharatauMāori
  • praktijk, oefening, oefenen, uitoefening, beoefenDutch
  • øve påNorwegian
  • ćwiczenie, praktykować, praktyka, zajmować się, nawyk, ćwiczyćPolish
  • treinar, praticar, práticaPortuguese
  • antrenament, aplicare, practicăRomanian
  • практиковаться, тренироваться, упражняться, попрактиковаться, практикаRussian
  • prȁksa, vjȅžba, nȃvika, vjȅžbānje, ȍbičājSerbo-Croatian
  • utöva, träning, övning, öva, vana, träna, praktisera, praktikSwedish
  • مشقUrdu
  • luyện tậpVietnamese
  • 实践Chinese

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