practiced

adjective prac·ticed \ ˈprak-təst \
variants: or less commonly practised
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of practiced

1 : experienced, skilled
  • a practiced chef
2 : learned by practice
  • a practiced skill

Examples of practiced in a Sentence

  1. Only a few of the dancers are practiced in traditional ballet.

  2. He split the log with practiced skill.

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First Known Use of practiced

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PRACTICED Defined for English Language Learners

practiced

adjective

Definition of practiced for English Language Learners

  • : good at doing something because you have done it many times

  • : learned by doing something again and again



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