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. Donald Trump:

    Administrations makes changes, usually, after midterms. And probably we'll be right in that category as well, i think it's very customary.

  2. John Stemberger:

    It’s customary to invite the president, if you’re going to invite President President Trump, you need to know President Trump’s going to be President Trump. President Trump was doing what President Trump does.

  3. Michael Bennet:

    It is customary for senators to introduce nominees from their home states, i'm not here today to take a position or persuade any of our colleagues how to vote. I am keeping an open mind about this nomination and expect this week's hearing will shed light on Judge Gorsuch's judicial approach and views of the law.

  4. Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa:

    The Act should make it an offence for a guardian or other person to enter into a lobola agreement or other customary arrangement or ceremony in respect of a person under the age of 18.

  5. Patrick Smith:

    Mr. Mangione did nothing wrong during his time at Deutsche Bank, he acted in good faith in performing his customary job functions as a whole loan trader at Deutsche Bank. Mr. Mangione was not responsible for Deutsche Bank's RMBS practices and disclosures to investors, which were at the core of the government's claims against him.

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