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Wordnet 3.0


1. commonly used or practiced; usual;
- Example: "his accustomed thoroughness"
- Example: "took his customary morning walk"
- Example: "his habitual comment"
- Example: "with her wonted candor"
[syn: accustomed, customary, habitual, wonted(a)]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Habitual \Ha*bit"ual\ (h[.a]*b[i^]t"[-u]*al; 135), a. [Cf. F. habituel, LL. habitualis. See Habit, n.] 1. Formed or acquired by habit or use. [1913 Webster] An habitual knowledge of certain rules and maxims. --South. [1913 Webster] 2. According to habit; established by habit; customary; constant; as, the habitual practice of sin. [1913 Webster] It is the distinguishing mark of habitual piety to be grateful for the most common and ordinary blessings. --Buckminster. Syn: Customary; accustomed; usual; common; wonted; ordinary; regular; familiar. -- Ha*bit"u*al*ly, adv. -- Ha*bit"u*al*ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

habitual adj 1: commonly used or practiced; usual; "his accustomed thoroughness"; "took his customary morning walk"; "his habitual comment"; "with her wonted candor" [syn: accustomed, customary, habitual, wonted(a)]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

82 Moby Thesaurus words for "habitual": accepted, accustomed, addicted, arranged, automatic, average, beaten, businesslike, chronic, common, commonplace, confirmed, constant, continual, conventional, current, customary, established, everyday, familiar, fixed, formal, frequent, frequentative, habituated, hackneyed, hardened, harmonious, household, in hand, ingrained, instinctive, inveterate, involuntary, many, many times, methodical, natural, normal, normative, not rare, of common occurrence, oft-repeated, oftentime, ordered, orderly, ordinary, perpetual, persistent, popular, predominating, prescriptive, prevailing, prevalent, recurrent, recurring, regular, regulation, repetitive, ritual, rooted, routine, set, settled, standard, steady, stereotyped, stock, symmetrical, systematic, thick-coming, traditional, trite, uniform, universal, usual, vernacular, well-ordered, well-regulated, well-trodden, well-worn, wonted