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ac·cus·tomed

 (ə-kŭs′təmd)
adj.
1. Being in the habit: I am accustomed to sleeping late.
2. Having been adapted to the existing environment and conditions: eyes not accustomed to desert sun.
3. Frequently practiced, used, or experienced; customary: answered with his accustomed modesty. See Synonyms at usual.

accustomed

(əˈkʌstəmd)
adj
1. usual; customary
2. (foll by: to) used or inured (to)
3. (foll by: to) in the habit (of): accustomed to walking after meals.

ac•cus•tomed

(əˈkʌs təmd)

adj.
1. customary; usual; habitual: in their accustomed manner.
2. habituated; acclimated (usu. fol. by to): accustomed to staying up late.
[1400–50]
ac•cus′tomed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.accustomed - (often followed by `to') in the habit of or adapted toaccustomed - (often followed by `to') in the habit of or adapted to; "accustomed to doing her own work"; "I've grown accustomed to her face"
unaccustomed - not habituated to; unfamiliar with; "unaccustomed to wearing suits"
2.accustomed - commonly used or practicedaccustomed - commonly used or practiced; usual; "his accustomed thoroughness"; "took his customary morning walk"; "his habitual comment"; "with her wonted candor"
usual - occurring or encountered or experienced or observed frequently or in accordance with regular practice or procedure; "grew the usual vegetables"; "the usual summer heat"; "came at the usual time"; "the child's usual bedtime"

accustomed

accustomed

adjective
1. Commonly practiced or used:
2. Familiar through repetition:
3. In the habit:
Translations
مُعْتَاد، مَعْهُود
obvyklý
sædvanlig
megszokott
vanalegur
navaditi senavajen
herzamankimutat

accustomed

[əˈkʌstəmd] ADJacostumbrado, usual

accustomed

[əˈkʌstəmd] adj
(= used) to be accustomed to sth → être coutumier/ière de qch, être habitué(e) à qch
to become accustomed to sth [person] → s'habituer à qch, s'accoutumer à qch
to become accustomed to sth [eyes] → s'accoutumer à qch
to be accustomed to doing sth → avoir l'habitude de faire qch
(= usual) [place, position] → habituel(le)
his accustomed response → sa réponse habituelle

accustomed

adj attr (= usual)gewohnt

accustomed

[əˈkʌstəmd] adj (usual) → abituale
to be accustomed to sth → essere abituato/a a qc
to get accustomed to sth/to doing sth → abituarsi or adattarsi a qc/a fare qc

accustom

(əˈkastəm) verb
to make (especially oneself) familiar with or used to. He soon accustomed himself to the idea.
acˈcustomed adjective
usual. his accustomed seat.
accustomed to
familiar with or used to. I am not accustomed to being treated like this.

accustomed

a. acostumbrado-a;
vt.
to be ___ toestar acostumbrado-a a.
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