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disaccustom

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verb dis·ac·cus·tom \ˌdis-ə-ˈkəs-təm\

Definition of disaccustom

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to free from a habit



Origin of disaccustom

Middle French desaccoustumer, from Old French desacostumer, from des- dis- + acostomer to accustom


First Known Use: 1530


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