Definition for practicing (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), prac·ticed, prac·tic·ing.
verb (used without object), prac·ticed, prac·tic·ing.
Origin of practice
Examples from the Web for practicing
They were found guilty of practicing habitual debauchery and inciting others to sexual deviance because of the footage.Sisi Is Persecuting, Prosecuting, and Publicly Shaming Egypt’s Gays|Bel Trew|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Practicing yoga, studies show, can alleviate symptoms of depression and anxiety.
After reading The Game in 2007, he says, he started going out in Switzerland and practicing RSD methods.
But because he is still a practicing pastor, his name was instead blocked from her publicized affidavit.
The Maryland Constitution requires a candidate spend ten years practicing law before running for attorney general.Frontrunner for Attorney General Was Thrown Off Ballot for A.G. of Maryland|Ben Jacobs|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Only going through the motions, practicing the stroke Chauncy gave us.Fighting the Sea|Edward A. Rand
I had a vague dislike and dread of the deception which Mr. Brinkworth was practicing on the people of the inn.Man and Wife|Wilkie Collins
It is not a question of practicing an art himself, for technical skill lies outside his province.The Gate of Appreciation|Carleton Noyes
It was not costly, but it was of good tone, and Philip had passed many pleasant hours in practicing on it.The Young Musician|Horatio Alger
Practicing sword tricks on my skirt,” said she, holding it up to show the rents, “and learning to be un coiffeur.The Princess Dehra|John Reed Scott
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Idioms and Phrases with practicing
In addition to the idioms beginning with practice
- practice makes perfect
- practice what you preach
- in practice
- make a practice of
- out of practice
- put into practice
- sharp practice