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habitude

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noun hab·i·tude \ˈha-bə-ˌtüd, -ˌtyüd\

Definition of habitude

  1. 1 archaic :  native or essential character

  2. 2 obsolete :  habitual association

  3. 3 a :  habitual disposition or mode of behavior or procedure b :  custom



Examples of habitude

  1. <a lifelong habitude for talking too much>

  2. <contrary to his long-established habitude, he forwent his morning constitutional in favor of a leisurely breakfast>



14th Century

First Known Use of habitude

14th century


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