Definitions for habituatehəˈbɪtʃ uˌeɪt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word habituate
take or consume (regularly or habitually)
"She uses drugs rarely"
make psychologically or physically used (to something)
"She became habituated to the background music"
To turn into a habit, to make habitual.
He would eventually habituate his use of opiates.
to make accustomed; to accustom; to familiarize
to settle as an inhabitant
firmly established by custom; formed by habit; habitual
Origin: [L. habituatus, p. p. of habituare to bring into a condition or habit of body: cf. F. habituer. See Habit.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far.
Going from a less equatorial altitude to a much more equatorial altitude quickly over a couple days doesn’t allow your body to habituate to the stress and that’s the kind of quick, abrupt shift we associate more with melanoma than with other skin cancer.
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