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Definitions for accustomed
əˈkʌs təmdac·cus·tomed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. accustomedadjective

    (often followed by `to') in the habit of or adapted to

    "accustomed to doing her own work"; "I've grown accustomed to her face"

  2. accustomed, customary, habitual, wonted(a)adjective

    commonly used or practiced; usual

    "his accustomed thoroughness"; "took his customary morning walk"; "his habitual comment"; "with her wonted candor"

Wiktionary

  1. accustomedadjective

    Familiar through use; usual; customary.

  2. accustomedadjective

    Inured to; adapted to existing conditions.

  3. accustomedadjective

    Frequented by customers

  4. Etymology: accustom + -ed

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Accustomed

    According to custom; frequent; usual.

    Etymology: from accustom.

    Look how she rubs her hands. ———— It is an accustomed action with her, to seem thus washing her hands: I have known her continue in this a quarter of an hour. William Shakespeare, Macbeth.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accustomed

    of Accustom

  2. Accustomedadjective

    familiar through use; usual; customary

  3. Accustomedadjective

    frequented by customers

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accustomed in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accustomed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of accustomed in a Sentence

  1. Carlos Cruz:

    This contradicts everything the Pope has said. He was aware of the situation but named (Barros as bishop) anyway, we were accustomed to getting slapped in the face by the Catholic church (in Chile), but getting slapped by the Pope himself is the saddest part.

  2. Tony Oppedisano:

    His life had changed so drastically, he was not accustomed to not being in the best of health. That bothered him. And then not being able to spend time out in public - that took a big chunk out of his world. He was at peace on stage performing. And in reflecting on his life, he realized, ‘This is what the rest of my life is going to be.’ He was in a melancholy place really.

  3. Mariana Kersh:

    Bone adaptation usually occurs in response to dynamic repetitive movements that the body is not accustomed to seeing, the strain on the bone must also be of sufficient magnitude( higher than usual) to induce adaptation. With what we know about how bone responds to mechanical loading, changing posture alone would likely not result in bone changes, especially within a single lifetime.

  4. Ray Cannata:

    Things feel really grim right now, so we printed up the signs to give people something to smile about. People are coming into the church to worship and celebrate, but they're worried about getting sick or making someone else sick. Everyone's wearing masks and giving each other space. It's all stuff we aren't accustomed to at all so this just helps lighten the mood.

  5. Yoel Sano:

    Japan is keen to play a more active role in the world and it will be exposed to more dangers than it is accustomed to and it needs contingency plans for the future.

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    someone who takes the place of another person
    • A. tight
    • B. alternate
    • C. suspicious
    • D. occasional

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