by/from force of habit
Definition of by/from force of habit
: without thinking because it is what one usually does He reached into his pocket for his keys by/from force of habit.
Word by Word Definitions
: strength or energy exerted or brought to bear : cause of motion or change : active power
: used with a number to indicate the strength of the wind according to the Beaufort scale
: moral or mental strength
: to do violence to
: to compel by physical, moral, or intellectual means
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