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Another word for practical

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Adjective
  1. Resulting from experience or practice

    See also:

    knowledge

  2. Serving or capable of serving a useful purpose

    See also:

    used

  3. Involved in the essential nature of something but not shown or developed

    See also:

    show

    be

Another word for practical

Synonym Study

  • today it is but one of the practical applications of the science
  • Practicable is used of something that appears to be capable of being done or put into effect, but has not yet been developed or tried before the era of electronics, television did not seem practicable
  • Practical , when used of things, stresses usefulness and effectiveness as tested by actual experience, and when used of people, stresses a sensible, realistic approach to life or to the particular circumstances