practiced


practiced
I adjective able, accomplished, adept, adroit, apt, artful, canny, capable, clever, competent, conversant, crafty, deft, dextrous, efficient, effortless, equipped, experienced, expert, facile, gifted, habituated, handy, informed, initiated, knowing, learned, masterful, masterly, panurgic, prepared, proficient, qualified, resourceful, seasoned, shrewd, skilled, skillful, smooth, sophisticated, talented, trained, veteran, well-qualified II index cognizant, competent, convincing, deft, expert, facile, familiar (informed), literate, proficient, qualified (competent), resourceful, veteran

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  • Practiced — Prac ticed, a. [Often written practised.] 1. Experienced; expert; skilled; as, a practiced marksman. A practiced picklock. Ld. Lytton. [1913 Webster] 2. Used habitually; learned by practice. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • practiced — practiced; un·practiced; …   English syllables

  • practiced — UK US /ˈpræktɪst/ adjective US ► PRACTISED(Cf. ↑practised) …   Financial and business terms

  • practiced — (adj.) expert, 1560s, pp. adjective from PRACTICE (Cf. practice) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • practiced — [prak′tist] adj. 1. proficient through practice; experienced; skilled 2. learned or perfected by practice …   English World dictionary

  • practiced — prac|ticed [ præktıst ] adjective 1. ) skillful in something as a result of experience: a practiced public speaker practiced eye/hand: She viewed the paintings with a practiced eye. practiced at: Once you are practiced at the relaxation… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • practiced — adjective 1. having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude (Freq. 1) adept in handicrafts an adept juggler an expert job a good mechanic a practiced marksman a proficient engineer a l …   Useful english dictionary

  • Practiced — Practice Prac tice, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Practiced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Practicing}.] [Often written practise, practised, practising.] 1. To do or perform frequently, customarily, or habitually; to make a practice of; as, to practice gaming.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • practiced — also practised adjective Date: 1568 1. experienced, skilled < a practiced chef > 2. learned by practice < a practiced skill > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • practiced — /prak tist/, adj. 1. skilled or expert; proficient through practice or experience: a practiced hand at politics. 2. acquired or perfected through practice: a practiced English accent. Also, practised. [1560 70; PRACTICE + ED2] * * * …   Universalium


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