What does habituate mean?

Definitions for habituate
həˈbɪtʃ uˌeɪtha·bit·u·ate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. use, habituateverb

    take or consume (regularly or habitually)

    "She uses drugs rarely"

  2. habituate, accustomverb

    make psychologically or physically used (to something)

    "She became habituated to the background music"

Wiktionary

  1. habituateverb

    To turn into a habit, to make habitual.

    He would eventually habituate his use of opiates.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Habituateverb

    to make accustomed; to accustom; to familiarize

    Etymology: [L. habituatus, p. p. of habituare to bring into a condition or habit of body: cf. F. habituer. See Habit.]

  2. Habituateverb

    to settle as an inhabitant

    Etymology: [L. habituatus, p. p. of habituare to bring into a condition or habit of body: cf. F. habituer. See Habit.]

  3. Habituateadjective

    firmly established by custom; formed by habit; habitual

    Etymology: [L. habituatus, p. p. of habituare to bring into a condition or habit of body: cf. F. habituer. See Habit.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of habituate in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of habituate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of habituate in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Jefferson:

    Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far.

  2. Jennifer Powers:

    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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