Definition of accustomed
- her accustomed cheerfulness
- eyes accustomed to the dark
- a team accustomed to winning
She arrived early enough to get her accustomed seat in the front row.
Josh felt uncomfortably full, as he was not accustomed to eating so much.
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: familiar with something so that it seems normal or usual
: usual or regular
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