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rehearses

verb
present tense third-person singular of rehearse

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1 to do over and over so as to become skilled
  • the orchestra rehearsed the symphony until they finally got it to the conductor's satisfaction

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2 to give an oral or written account of in some detail
  • wrote a letter to the management rehearsing in lurid detail our terrible stay at their hotel

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3 to say or state again
  • rehearsed her story about why she was late as she walked into the meeting

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4 to specify one after another
  • rehearsed the list of things he wanted for his birthday so that there would be no doubt in my mind

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  • generalizes
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“Rehearses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rehearses. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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