Übersetzung von “practice” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈpræk·tɪs/ us /ˈpræk·tɪs/ present participle practicing, past tense and past participle practiced US UK practise

to do something again and again in order to get better at it

They’re practicing for tomorrow’s concert.
I’m practicing a new song.
noun uk /ˈpræk·tɪs/ us /ˈpræk·tɪs/

A2 [ no plural ] the act of doing an activity again and again to get better at it

We need a lot more practice before the concert.

the things people do or how they do them

práctica, costumbre
business practices
the illegal practice of copying CDs
be out of practice

to not do something well because you have not done it recently

estar desentrenado
I didn’t play very well today – I’m out of practice.
in practice

used to say what really happens rather than what people think happens

en la práctica
In practice, the new laws have not been effective.
verb present participle practicing, past tense and past participle practiced

US spelling of practise

ortografía americana de “practise”: ensayar

(Übersetzung von “practice” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈprӕktis/

the actual doing of something, as opposed to the theory or idea

In theory the plan should work, but in practice there are a lot of difficulties.

the usual way(s) of doing things; (a) habit or custom

It was his usual practice to rise at 6.00 a.m.

the repeated performance or exercise of something in order to learn to do it well

entrenamiento, ejercicio
She has musical talent, but she needs a lot of practice
Have a quick practice before you start.

a doctor’s or lawyer’s business

consultorio, gabinete, bufete; clientela
He has a practice in Southampton.
be in / out of practice

(not) having had a lot of practice recently

estar entrenado/desentrenado; estar/no estar en forma
I haven’t played the piano for months – I’m very out of practice.
make a practice of

to do (something) habitually

tener el hábito/la costumbre de
He makes a practice of arriving late at parties.
put into practice

to do, as opposed to planning etc

poner en práctica
He never gets the chance to put his ideas into practice.
practice is a noun: practice (not practise) makes perfect.

(Übersetzung von “practice” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)