Definition of accustom
: to make familiar with something through use or experience
accustomationplay \-ˌkəs-tə-ˈmā-shən\ noun
Examples of accustom in a sentence
the task of accustoming new recruits to shipboard life
Origin and Etymology of accustom
Middle English, from Anglo-French acostomer, from a- (from Latin ad-) + custume custom
First Known Use: 15th century
ACCUSTOM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of accustom for English Language Learners
: to cause (someone) to become adjusted to or familiar with something
ACCUSTOM Defined for Kids
Definition of accustom for Students
: to cause (someone) to get used to something I accustomed my dog to a leash.
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