consuetude

noun con·sue·tude \ ˈkän(t)-swi-ˌtüd , kən-ˈsü-ə- , -ˌtyüd \

Definition of consuetude

:social usage :custom

consuetudinary

play \ˌkän(t)-swi-ˈtü-də-ˌner-ē, kən-ˌsü-ə-, -ˈtyü-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of consuetude

Middle English, from Latin consuetudo — more at custom


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to praise usually to excess

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