What does customary mean?

Definitions for customary
ˈkʌs təˌmɛr icus·tom·ary

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. customary(adj)

    in accordance with convention or custom

    "sealed the deal with the customary handshake"

  2. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. customary(Noun)

    A book containing laws and usages, or customs; a custumal.

  2. customary(Adjective)

    Agreeing with, or established by, custom; established by common usage; conventional; habitual.

  3. customary(Adjective)

    Holding or held by custom; as, customary tenants; customary service or estate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Customary(adj)

    agreeing with, or established by, custom; established by common usage; conventional; habitual

    Etymology: [OF. coustumier, F. coutumier.]

  2. Customary(adj)

    holding or held by custom; as, customary tenants; customary service or estate

    Etymology: [OF. coustumier, F. coutumier.]

  3. Customary(noun)

    a book containing laws and usages, or customs; as, the Customary of the Normans

    Etymology: [OF. coustumier, F. coutumier.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of customary in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of customary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of customary in a Sentence

  1. Shannon Walker:

    I know it's customary for people in the administration to submit their resignation, and then we have to take it from there, honestly, I have no idea what will come after that. I'm assuming we will continue on with our Artemis mission and just keep doing what we have been doing at NASA because that's what we do.

  2. Isaac Herzog:

    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.

  3. Kensington Palace:

    It is customary for Supporters of the shield to be assigned to Members of the Royal Family, and for wives of Members of the Royal Family to have one of their husband's Supporters and one relating to themselves, the Supporter relating to The Duchess of Sussex is a songbird with wings elevated as if flying and an open beak, which with the quill represents the power of communication.

  4. Ashima:

    Customary outside, inconsolable inside!

  5. Aldous Huxley:

    It is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies and to end as superstitions.

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