practising


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practising

(ˈpræktɪsɪŋ) or

practicing

adj
1. (Theology) active with regard to a particular religion or belief system: a practising Catholic.
2. (Alternative Belief Systems) active with regard to a particular religion or belief system: a practising Catholic.
3. (Professions) active in a particular profession: a practising doctor.
Translations

practising

practicing (US) [ˈpræktɪsɪŋ] ADJ [lawyer, physician, teacher] → que ejerce como tal; [Catholic, Muslim] → practicante
he's a practising homosexualmantiene relaciones homosexuales

practising

[ˈpræktɪsɪŋ] (British) practicing (US) adj
[Christian, Muslim] → pratiquant(e)
She's a practising Catholic → Elle est catholique pratiquante.
[lawyer] → plaidant(e); [architect, teacher] → en exercice practising doctor, practising dentist
[homosexual] → pratiquant(e) m/fpractising dentist (British) practicing dentist (US) ndentiste m/f praticienpractising doctor (British) practicing doctor (US) nmédecin m/f praticien(ne)

practising

, (US) practicing
adj lawyer, doctor, homosexualpraktizierend; Christian also, socialistaktiv; teacherim Beruf stehend, seinen Beruf ausübend

practising

practicing (Am) [ˈpræktɪsɪŋ] adj (lawyer) → che esercita (la professione); (Jew, Catholic) → praticante; (homosexual) → che è attivo/a
References in classic literature ?
Where attempts have not been made to reconcile the two moralities, they may be described as follows:--All is GOOD in the noble morality which proceeds from strength, power, health, well-constitutedness, happiness, and awfulness; for, the motive force behind the people practising it is "the struggle for power.
But then I have always supposed it to be my own fault-- because I will not take the trouble of practising.
Or is the same control to be extended to other artists, and are they also to be prohibited from exhibiting the opposite forms of vice and intemperance and meanness and indecency in sculpture and building and the other creative arts; and is he who cannot conform to this rule of ours to be prevented from practising his art in our State, lest the taste of our citizens be corrupted by him?