Definition of accustomed adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//əˈkʌstəmd//
    ; NAmE NAmE//əˈkʌstəmd//
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  1. 1(rather formal) familiar with something and accepting it as normal or usual synonym used to accustomed to something to become/get accustomed to something My eyes slowly grew accustomed to the dark. This was not the kind of behaviour I was accustomed to. She had grown accustomed to his long absences. accustomed to doing something She was a person accustomed to having eight hours' sleep a night.
  2. 2[usually before noun] (formal) usual synonym habitual He took his accustomed seat by the fire.
  3. opposite unaccustomed
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: accustomed

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