accustomed

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

accustom + -ed

PronunciationEdit

ac'cus*tomed

  • IPA(key): /ə.ˈkəs.təm.əd/
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AdjectiveEdit

accustomed (comparative more accustomed, superlative most accustomed)

  1. Familiar through use; usual; customary.
    • An accustomed action - Shakespeare, Macbeth, V-v
  2. Inured to; adapted to existing conditions.
    accustomed to walking long distances
    accustomed to cold
  3. (obsolete) Frequented by customers
    • A well accustomed shop - Smollett

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

accustomed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of accustom
Last modified on 6 April 2014, at 05:24