Definition of Accustoms

1. Verb. (third-person singular of accustom) ¹



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Definition of Accustoms

1. accustom [v] - See also: accustom

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Accustoms

accustom
accustomable
accustomably
accustomance
accustomances
accustomarily
accustomary
accustomation
accustomations
accustomed
accustomedly
accustomedness
accustoming
accustomization
accustomize
accustoms (current term)
ace in the hole
ace of aces
ace of clubs
ace of diamonds
ace of hearts
ace of spades
ace up one's sleeve
aceanthrylene
acebrochol
acebutolol
acecainide
acecarbromal
aceclidine
aceclofenac

Literary usage of Accustoms

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1. History of Civilization in England by Henry Thomas Buckle (1883)
"... and of miracle, and by this means accustoms the mind to explain the vicissitudes of affairs by natural considerations, instead of, as heretofore, ..."

2. Religio Grammatici: The Religion of a Man of Letters by Gilbert Murray (1918)
"... understanding is really a great benefit to contemporary and future work, because it accustoms the reader or spectator to the expectation of effort. ..."

3. The Physiology of Common Life by George Henry Lewes (1859)
"... of ventilation—Gorman taverns—How the organism accustoms itself to bad air—Effect of bad air in depressing the vital functions—Respiration a vital, ..."

4. Moral Philosophy, Or, The Duties of Man Considered in His Individual, Social by George Combe (1863)
"... presents objects of respect to the people, and accustoms them to deference and obedience; (2.) That it establishes a refined and polished class. who, ..."

5. The School World (1905)
"It is an excellent method of communication between the parent and the teacher, being regular and systematic, and it accustoms the children to book-keeping ..."

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