from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Skilled or expert; proficient.
  • adjective Acquired or brought to perfection by practice.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See practised, practiser.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Experienced; expert; skilled.
  • adjective Used habitually; learned by practice.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective skillful, proficient, knowledgeable or expert as a result of practice
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of practice.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
  • adjective skillful after much practice


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