habitually


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ha·bit·u·al

 (hə-bĭch′o͞o-əl)
adj.
1.
a. Done by habit: habitual lying.
b. Being so by habit: a habitual liar. See Synonyms at chronic.
2. Established by long use; usual: my habitual place. See Synonyms at usual.
3. Grammar Designating an action or state that lasts for or is repeated over an extended duration, expressed in English by such means as the simple present tense (She works downtown) and the phrase used to (A factory used to be located at that intersection).

ha·bit′u·al·ly adv.
ha·bit′u·al·ness n.
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Adv.1.habitually - according to habit or custom; "her habitually severe expression"; "he habitually keeps his office door closed"

habitually

adverb
In an expected or customary manner; for the most part:
Idioms: as usual, per usual.
Translations
بِصورَة عاديَّه
obvykle
megrögzötten
vanalega
iš papratimo
her zamanki gibi

habitually

[həˈbɪtjʊəlɪ] ADV (= usually) → por costumbre; (= constantly) → constantemente

habitually

[həˈbɪtʃuəli] advhabituellement
She was habitually late for work → Elle arrivait habituellement en retard au travail.
his habitually smug expression → son air habituel de suffisance

habitually

advständig; (= regularly)regelmäßig; drink, smokegewohnheitsmäßig

habitually

[həˈbɪtjʊəlɪ] advabitualmente, d'abitudine

habit

(ˈhӕbit) noun
1. something which a person does usually or regularly. the habit of going for a walk before bed; an irritating habit of interrupting.
2. a tendency to do the same things that one has always done. I did it out of habit.
3. clothes. a monk's habit.
habitual (həˈbitjuəl) adjective
1. having a habit of doing, being etc (something). He's a habitual drunkard.
2. done etc regularly. He took his habitual walk before bed.
habitually (həˈbitjuəli) adverb
from force of habit
because one is used to doing (something). I took the cigarette from force of habit.
get (someone) into the habit of, get (someone) out of the habit of
to make (a person) start or stop doing (something) as a habit. I wish I could get out of the habit of biting my nails; You must get your children into the habit of cleaning their teeth.
References in classic literature ?
She habitually ate chocolates for their sustaining quality; they contained much nutriment in small compass, she said.
His smile, however, was full of genuine warmth, and had in it a joy, by far the most vivid expression that Phoebe had ever witnessed, shining out of the New England reserve with which Holgrave habitually masked whatever lay near his heart.
Not the less, however, though with a tremulous enjoyment, did he feel the occasional relief of looking at the universe through the medium of another kind of intellect than those with which he habitually held converse.
So, almost every twenty-four hours, when the watches of the night were set, and the band on deck sentinelled the slumbers of the band below; and when if a rope was to be hauled upon the forecastle, the sailors flung it not rudely down, as by day, but with some cautiousness dropt it to its place, for fear of disturbing their slumbering shipmates; when this sort of steady quietude would begin to prevail, habitually, the silent steersman would watch the cabin-scuttle; and ere long the old man would emerge, griping at the iron banister, to help his crippled way.
Tom had a remarkably smooth, soft voice, and a habitually respectful manner, that had given Legree an idea that he would be cowardly, and easily subdued.
There was little in the lads she had met thus far to awaken her fancy, for it habitually fed on better meat.
He gorged himself habitually at table, which made him bilious, and gave him a dim and bleared eye and flabby cheeks.
On her entry into the breakfast-room, she was saluted with the customary remonstrance which her flighty disregard of all punctuality habitually provoked from the long-suffering household authorities.
A face habitually suppressed and quieted, was still lighted up under the quaint wig by a pair of moist bright eyes that it must have cost their owner, in years gone by, some pains to drill to the composed and reserved expression of Tellson's Bank.
I don't wish to make a display of my feelings, but I have habitually thought of you more in the night than I am quite equal to.
She actually said "mate" for "meat", "'appen" for "perhaps", and "oss" for "horse", which, to young ladies living in good Lytherly society, who habitually said 'orse, even in domestic privacy, and only said
She had habitually terrified her mother by ridiculing him with an absolute contempt of which only childhood and extreme ignorance are capable.