What is practise?

  • (verb): Engage in a rehearsal (of).
    Synonyms: rehearse, practice
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More definitions of "practise":

  • (verb): Carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions.
    Synonyms: practice, exercise, do

Famous quotes containing the word practise:

    Give me simplicity, that I may live,
    So live and like, that I may know Thy ways,
    Know them and practise them: then shall I give
    For this poor wreath, give Thee a crown of praise.
    George Herbert (1593–1633)

    That we should practise what we preach is generally admitted; but anyone who preaches what he and his hearers practise must incur the gravest moral disapprobation.
    Logan Pearsall Smith (1865–1946)

    Adults find pleasure in deceiving a child. They consider it necessary, but they also enjoy it. The children very quickly figure it out and then practise deception themselves.
    Elias Canetti (b. 1905)