intransitive verb-·tised, -·tis·ing
A young boy practising playing the piano.
An example of practise is when you play piano every day for 1/2 hour to improve.
(third-person singular simple present practises, present participle practising, simple past and past participle practised)
From Middle English practizen, a variant of practisen, from Middle French pratiser, practiser, from Medieval Latin practizo, from Late Latin practico (“to do, perform, execute, propose, practise, exercise, be conversant with, contrive, conspire, etc."), from prÄctica (“practical affairs", "business"), from Ancient Greek Ï€ÏÎ±ÎºÏ„Î¹ÎºÎ® (prÄktikÄ“), from Ï€ÏÎ±ÎºÏ„Î¹ÎºÏŒÏ‚ (praktikÃ³s, “practical"), from Ï€ÏÎ¬ÏƒÏƒÎµÎ¹Î½ (prassein, “to do")