Definition of practiced in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpraktəst/
(British practised)


Expert, typically as the result of much experience: admiring the dress with a practiced eye the waiter was practiced at disrupting moments of intimacy
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  • I continue to believe that foxes must be controlled and that this is best served by the practiced and experienced gamekeeper and farmer.
  • Then, with the practiced thoroughness of an experienced computer hacker, she created and deployed a stealth-virus program.
  • The thief was as thin as a willow branch and cut open the bulging purses with the ease and dexterity of a practiced and experienced thief.

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Syllabification: prac·ticed

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