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Definitions for wonted
ˈwɔn tɪd, ˈwoʊn-, ˈwʌn-wont·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"


  1. wontedadjective

    Usual, customary, habitual, or accustomed.

  2. Etymology: From woonted, from wont, alteration of wone, from wuna, from wunô, from wenə-. Cognate with wona, wuna, giwona. More at wont, wone.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Wontedpart. adj.

    Accustomed; used; usual.

    Etymology: from the verb.

    Her champion stout, to aid his friend,
    Again his wonted weapon proved. Fairy Queen.

    So pray’d they, innocent, and to their thoughts
    Firm peace recover’d soon and wonted calm. John Milton.

    The pond-frog would fain have gotten the other frog over; but she was wonted to the place, and would not remove. Roger L'Estrange.

    Who have no house, sit round where once it was,
    And with full eyes each wonted room require;
    Haunting the yet warm ashes of the place,
    As murther’d men walk where they did expire. Dryden.


  1. wonted

    Wonted refers to something that is usual, typical, customary, or habitual. It is often used to describe behavior, activities or situations that are familiar or commonly experienced.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wonted

    of Wont

  2. Wontedadjective

    accustomed; customary; usual

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wonted in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wonted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of wonted in a Sentence

  1. Mark Twain:

    We are chameleons, and our partialities and prejudices change place with an easy and blessed facility, and we are soon wonted to the change and happy in it.

  2. Henry Vaughn:

    And yet, as angels in some brighter dreams Call to the soul when man doth sleep, So some strange thoughts transcend our wonted themes, And into glory peep.

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