out of practice

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Adjective[edit]

out of practice (comparative more out of practice, superlative most out of practice)

  1. (of a person) Diminished in proficiency, especially in exercising a skill, due to disuse or a lack of recent experience.
    I don't think I can play a tune on the piano anymore; I'm completely out of practice.

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References[edit]

  • out of practice at OneLook Dictionary Search
  • Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed., 1989.