in accordance with convention or custom
"sealed the deal with the customary handshake"
accustomed, customary, habitual, wonted(a)(adj)
commonly used or practiced; usual
"his accustomed thoroughness"; "took his customary morning walk"; "his habitual comment"; "with her wonted candor"
A book containing laws and usages, or customs; a custumal.
Agreeing with, or established by, custom; established by common usage; conventional; habitual.
Holding or held by custom; as, customary tenants; customary service or estate.
agreeing with, or established by, custom; established by common usage; conventional; habitual
holding or held by custom; as, customary tenants; customary service or estate
a book containing laws and usages, or customs; as, the Customary of the Normans
Origin: [OF. coustumier, F. coutumier.]
The numerical value of customary in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of customary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Customary outside, inconsolable inside!
It is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies and to end as superstitions.
Hosting the summit ... we had obligations in relation to the customary law insulating heads of state (from arrest).
I believe in a certain type of leadership that is not always customary in this region. I'm not a general. I don't give orders. I know how to work together.
The despotism of custom is everywhere the standing hindrance to human advancement, being in unceasing antagonism to that disposition to aim at something better than customary,....
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