Definition of technique
- good piano technique
We learned some techniques for relieving stress.
I used a special technique to make the bread.
The players need to practice in order to improve their technique.
a dancer with excellent technique
The ice-skaters will be judged on technique and creativity.
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First Known Use: 1817See Words from the same year
: a way of doing something by using special knowledge or skill
: the way that a person performs basic physical movements or skills
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