Meaning of “practise” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb UK US practice us uk /ˈpræktɪs/
Extra Examples
We do lots of drills to practise pronunciation.I can tell you've been practising.You won't improve unless you practise.The team have been practising hard ahead of next week's match.In yesterday's lesson the children practised their handwriting.

A1 to repeat something regularly in order to improve your ability:

How often do you practise?
You need to practise your pronunciation.
They're practising for tomorrow's concert.
WORK [ I, T ]

to work as a doctor or a lawyer:

to practise medicine/law

to do something regularly according to a custom, religion, or a set of rules:

to practise a religion

(Definition of “practise” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)